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Ripley House Neighborhood Center

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Promise Community School at Ripley House, Elementary School - 713-315-6429, Promise Community School at Ripley House, Middle School 713-315-6430, Rentals - rentals@neighborhood-centers.org

Our Ripley House Neighborhood Centers supports residents in Houston’s East End and families with children attending local schools. Ripley House also includes a seasonal Tax Center as well as a year-round Senior Center.

Enroll your child in our After School Program:

Emerging Leaders After School Program
Click here for program details and locations
Our affordable, high quality after school program provides a nurturing, educational environment where kids can have fun and be inspired. Activities include: STEM curriculum, homework assistance, character building, recreational activities, arts & crafts, field trips, and more.

Rent our spaces

Whether you are planning your dream wedding, or a formal business meeting, Neighborhood Centers is the perfect place to host your event. We have flexible spaces and work to accomodate unique set ups and guest capacities. Email us for more information on space and availability or fill this online form to secure your spot.


  • M-F8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am - 2:00pm
  • Sun Closed


Ripley House will be closed on major holidays including: New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor day, Thanksgiving Day, The Day After Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Promise Community Schools are open from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. with the exception of early dismissal days.


  • Senior Services
  • Tax Services
  • Promise Community School
  • Meeting and Event Space Rentals
  • After School Young Leaders Programs
  • English as a Second Language Classes (ESL)
  • Citizenship Classes
  • Community Garden