Bulgarian School Elin Pelin in Houston

Elin Pelin was established in 2012 and is the first Bulgarian school in Houston. We have students between the ages of 3 and 16. Our school is registered with the Bulgarian Ministry of Education and Science and works with approved programs for studying Bulgarian language, history and geography.

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If you would like to register a student, please fill out our questionnaire below:

Principal and Teachers

  • Dimitria Dzarbova


  • Dimitria Dzarbova
  • Valentina Kamburova
  • Daniela Kashukeeva
  • Diana Angelova
  • Petya Petkova
  • Boryana Veneva
  • Rayna Levakova

Elin Pelin School

Bulgarian school “Elin Pelin” welcomes students for 2021-2022 school year

  • Classes will be held Saturdays at two locations:
  • МЕCА 1900 Kane St, Houston, TX 77007 (Downtown)
  • Hosanna Lutheran Church 16526 Ella Blvd, Houston, TX 77090 (North Houston)
  • At the end of the school year, students will receive a certificate for completed grade level
  • Based on interest the school offers a variety of extracurricular activities
  • The school offers in-person, hybrid, and online classes for students in Pre-K through 8th

„Всичко българско и родно любя, тача и милея“

May every young Bulgarian know the source and meaning of this verse. With your help Elin Pelin school can turn that wish into reality. With your support more and more American children with Bulgarian roots will learn to read, write, and speak fluently in their mother language.

For more information and sign-up:

Dimitria Dzarbova 773 968 9079        ddzarbovа@elinpelin-houston.org


September 11th, Saturday @ 10:30AM

Online student showcase and parent-teacher conference for all grades

You will receive a link to the Zoom Meeting

School Calendar 2021/2022


 11 School day

18 School day

25 School day


2 School day

9 School day

16 School day

23 School day

30 School day


 6 School day

16 School day

20 School day

27 student holiday


 4 School day

11 School day

18 Christmas Celebration

25 student holiday


 1 student holiday

8 School day

15 School day

22 School day

29 School day


5 School day

12 School day

19 School day

26 Baba Marta

MARCH 2022

5 3rd and 8th of March

12 student holiday

19 School day

26 School day

APRIL 2022

2 School day

9 School day

16 student holiday

23 School day

30 School day

MAY 2022

 7 School day

14 School day

21 End-of-Year Celebration

Additional Information

If you have additional questions, please call us at 773.968.9079 or email us at  ddzarbova@elinpelin-houston.org.

Elin Pelin Foundation and Bulgarian Language School admits members and students of any race, color, or national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, or other school-administrated programs.