The Vision

Journey School aims to serve children with different abilities in Montgomery County, Texas, and around the world! Our mission is to:


children to reach their full potential


family involvement and a family environment


on an individual basis according to gifts and abilities


Journey School will be opening in the Fall of 2019 in Montgomery County, Texas, through the nonprofit, Journey of a Joyful Life. The school’s founder, Melodie Chandler is herself a mother of children with unique and differing abilities. Since returning to America from living in Asia, she has recognized a need for a school that embraces a family atmosphere while empowering its students to truly live out their gifting.


When: School will run from August to May from 8:30am-3:30pm, Monday through Friday.

Who: We are now accepting applications for students ages 3-21 with mental and/or physical differences for the fall semester as well as applications for teachers and therapists!

Where: 27420 Robinson Rd, Oak Ridge North, TX 77385

Student Tuition: $15,000.00/year

Teacher/Therapist Salary: Varied