Youth Tennis


HPARD’s Houston Youth Tennis Program (also referred to as the National Junior Tennis & Learning or HTA-NJTL) is a FREE, year-round program that offers basic tennis instruction to registered participants ages 4-18 (ages 6-18 during the school year).

The program and instruction is offered at parks across the city. Participants are encouraged to take part in USTA Junior Team Tennis leagues and play in the annual Holiday Cheer Tennis Tournament in December.

The Houston Youth Tennis Program is co-sponsored by the Houston Tennis Association, Fayez Sarofim & Co. U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship, Tennis Express, USTA Foundation, Harris County Department of Education CASE for Kids and the Houston Ladies Tennis Association.

If you have any questions, please contact the Houston Parks & Recreation Department Youth Tennis Office at 832.395.7561.

What to Wear and Bring with you to class

  • Bring email confirmation of online registration with you
  • Wear smooth-soled tennis shoes
  • Bring your own tennis racquet
  • Wear light colored clothing
  • Bring water to tennis class to remain hydrated
  • Sunscreen and a hat help protect skin from the sun
  • Use the restroom before arriving to class

Registration Notes:

  • Please note that registration closes when class is full or on the specific date listed for the class session.
  • You may register for one site only and you must attend full schedule.
  • If class is full, a waiting list will be created. Please only show up for class if/when you receive an email confirming your registration for the class.
  • Enroll in the APPROPRIATE class for your skill level. Do not sign up for a different class because the one you want is full.
  • If enrolled in a class, show up the first day to avoid having your slot being given away to someone else on the waiting list.
  • Students should bring their own racquet to each class.

  • WINTER SESSION
    (M & W Afternoon)
  • WINTER SESSION
    (T & Th Afternoon)
  • WINTER SESSION
    (Home School)
  • SPRING SESSION
    (M & W Afternoon)
  • SPRING SESSION
    (T & Th Afternoon)
  • SPRING SESSION
    (Home School)
  • SUMMER SESSION

  • SUMMER SESSION

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  • FALL SESSION

  • FALL SESSION

  • FALL SESSION
    (Home School)

WINTER SESSION (Mon. & Wed. Afternoon) (8 - Week Sessions)
 Registration closes when full or January 26, 2022.
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: 6 - 10 Jr. Development 1 - (Beginner Level Instruction/Play)
 8 - 18 Jr. Development 2 - (Advanced Beginner Level Instruction/Play) All sites except
 for Cherryhurst
 10 - 18 Jr. Development 2 - (Advanced Beginner Level Instruction/Play) Only at
 Cherryhurst Tennis Courts
 Note: Must pass a skills test for Jr. Development 3. Only available at sites marked with
 an asterisk (*)
.
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: Jan. 19 - Mar. 19, 2022
 No Class Monday, January 17, 2022 (COH Holiday)
Time: Jr. Development 1, Mon. & Wed. (4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.)
 Jr. Development 2, Mon. & Wed. (5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.)
 Jr. Development 2, Mon. & Wed. (6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.)
Locations: - BENDWOOD*
  12700 Kimberley, 77024, 832.395.7561
- HIGHLAND
  3316 DeSoto, 77091, 832.395.7561
- JAYCEE
  1300 Seamist, 77008, 832.395.7561
- R.L & CORA JOHNSON*
  9920 Porto Rico, 77041, 713.895.6141
- SAGEMONT*
  11507 Hughes, 77089, 281.922.2343
- WESTWOOD
  4045 Lemac, 77025, 832.395.7561
Information: 832.395.7561
 For more information visit https://houstonyouthtennis.camp7.org/

WINTER SESSION (Tue. & Thu. Afternoon) (8 - Week Sessions)
 Registration closes when full or January 25, 2022.
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: 6 - 10 Jr. Development 1 - (Beginner Level Instruction/Play)
 8 - 18 Jr. Development 2 - (Advanced Beginner Level Instruction/Play) All sites except
 for Cherryhurst
 10 - 18 Jr. Development 2 - (Advanced Beginner Level Instruction/Play) Only at
 Cherryhurst Tennis Courts
 Note: Must pass a skills test for Jr. Development 3. Only available at sites marked with
 an asterisk (*).
 Time at Lee LeClear site are different see information below marked with a caret (^).
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: Jan. 18 - Mar. 10, 2022
 No Class Monday, January 17, 2022 (COH Holiday)
Time: Jr. Development 1, Tue. & Thu. - 4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
 Jr. Development 2, Tue. & Thu. - 5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
 Jr. Development 2, Tue. & Thu. - 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
Locations: - CHERRYHURST*
  1700 Missouri, 77006, 713.284.1992
  Jr. Development 2 (Ages 10 - 18) - 5:15 p.m. - ????
- FINNIGAN
  4900 Providence, 77020, 713.678.7385
- LEE LECLEAR^*
  9506 S Gessner, 77074, 713.272.3697
  Jr. Development 1 (Ages 6 - 10) - 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  Jr. Development 2 (Ages 8 - 18) - 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  Jr. Development 3* (with approval) - 6:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.
- NOTTINGHAM*
  14205 Kimberley, 77079, 832.395.7561
- SUNNYSIDE*
  3502 Bellfort, 77051, 713.734.5061
Information: 832.395.7561
 For more information visit https://houstonyouthtennis.camp7.org/

WINTER SESSION - Wed. & Fri. mornings (Home School) (8 - Week Sessions)
 Registration closes when full or January 26, 2022.
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: 6 - 10 Jr. Development 1 - (Beginner Level Instruction/Play)
 8 - 18 Jr. Development 2 - (Advanced Beginner Level Instruction/Play) All sites except
 for Cherryhurst
 10 - 18 Jr. Development 2 - (Advanced Beginner Level Instruction/Play) Only at
 Cherryhurst Tennis Courts
 Note: Must pass a skills test for Jr. Development 3. Only available at sites marked with
 an asterisk (*).
 Time at Lee LeClear site are different see information below marked with a caret (^).
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: Jan. 18 - Mar. 10, 2022
 No Class Monday, January 17, 2022 (COH Holiday)
Time & Locations: - HIGHLAND+   3316 DeSoto, 77091, 713.269.9986
  Wed. & Fri. - 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
- LEE LECLEAR+
  9506 S Gessner, 77074, 713.272.3697
  Tue. & Thu., 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
- MEMORIAL PARK+
  1500 Memorial Loop Dr, 77007, 832.395.7556
  Tue. & Thu., 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Information: 832.395.7561
 For more information visit https://houstonyouthtennis.camp7.org/

SPRING SESSION I - (Mon. & Wed. Afternoon) (8 - Week Sessions)
 Registration closes when full or January 25, 2022.
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: 6 - 10 Jr. Development 1 - (Beginner Level Instruction/Play)
 8 - 18 Jr. Development 2 - (Advanced Beginner Level Instruction/Play) All sites except
 for Cherryhurst
 10 - 18 Jr. Development 2 - (Advanced Beginner Level Instruction/Play) Only at
 Cherryhurst Tennis Courts
 Note: Must pass a skills test for Jr. Development 3. Only available at sites marked with
 an asterisk (*).
 Time at Lee LeClear site are different see information below marked with a caret (^).
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: Jan. 19 - Mar. 19, 2022
 No Class Monday, January 17, 2022 (COH Holiday)
Time: Jr. Development 1, Mon. & Wed. - 4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
 Jr. Development 2, Mon. & Wed. - 5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
 Jr. Development 2, Mon. & Wed. - 6:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Locations: - BENDWOOD*
  12700 Kimberley, 77024, 832.395.7561
- BRIARMEADOW
  7703 Richmond, 77063, 832.395.7561
- HIGHLAND
  3316 DeSoto, 77091, 832.395.7561
- R.L & CORA JOHNSON*
  9920 Porto Rico, 77041, 713.895.6141
- SAGEMONT*
  11507 Hughes, 77089, 281.922.2343
- WESTWOOD
  4045 Lemac, 77025, 832.395.7561
Information: 832.395.7561
 For more information visit https://houstonyouthtennis.camp7.org/

SPRING SESSION - (Tue. & Thu. Afternoon) (8 - Week Sessions)
 Registration closes when full or March 28, 2022.
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: 6 - 10 Jr. Development 1 - (Beginner Level Instruction/Play)
 8 - 18 Jr. Development 2 - (Advanced Beginner Level Instruction/Play) All sites except
 for Cherryhurst
 10 - 18 Jr. Development 2 - (Advanced Beginner Level Instruction/Play) Only at
 Cherryhurst Tennis Courts
 Note: Must pass a skills test for Jr. Development 3. Only available at sites marked with
 an asterisk (*).
 Time at Lee LeClear site are different see information below marked with a caret (^).
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: Jan. 19 – Mar. 19, 2022
 No Class Monday, January 17, 2022 (COH Holiday)
Time: Jr. Development 1, Mon. & Wed. - 4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
 Jr. Development 2, Mon. & Wed. - 5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
 Jr. Development 2, Mon. & Wed. - 6:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Locations: - CHERRYHURST*
  1700 Missouri, 77006, 713.284.1992
  5:15 p.m. - ???? – Jr. Development 2 (Ages 10 – 18)
- FINNIGAN
  4900 Providence, 77020, 713.678.7385
- LEE LECLEAR^*
  9506 S Gessner, 77074, 713.272.3697
  Jr. Development 1 (Ages 6-10) - ^4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  Jr. Development 2 (Ages 8-18) - ^5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  Jr. Development 3 * (with approval) - *6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
- MEYERLAND
  5151 Jason, 77096, 832.395.7561
- NOTTINGHAM*
  14205 Kimberley, 77079, 832.395.7561
- SUNNYSIDE*
  3502 Bellfort, 77051, 713.734.5061
Information: 832.395.7561
 For more information visit https://houstonyouthtennis.camp7.org/

SPRING SESSION - Wed. & Fri. Mornings (Home School) (8 - Week Sessions)
 Registration closes when full or January 26, 2022.
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: 6 - 10 Jr. Development 1 - (Beginner Level Instruction/Play)
 8 - 18 Jr. Development 2 - (Advanced Beginner Level Instruction/Play) All sites except
 for Cherryhurst
 10 - 18 Jr. Development 2 - (Advanced Beginner Level Instruction/Play) Only at
 Cherryhurst Tennis Courts
 Note: Must pass a skills test for Jr. Development 3. Only available at sites marked with
 an asterisk (*).
 Time at Lee LeClear site are different see information below marked with a caret (^).
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: Mar. 22 – May 13, 2022
 No Class Monday, January 17, 2022 (COH Holiday)
Time & Locations: - HIGHLAND+
  3316 DeSoto, 77091, 713.269.9986
  Wed. & Fri., - 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
- LEE LECLEAR+
  9506 S Gessner, 77074, 713.272.3697
  Tue. & Thu., 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
- MEMORIAL PARK+
  1500 Memorial Loop Dr, 77007, 832.395.7556
  Tue. & Thu., 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Information: 832.395.7561
 For more information visit https://houstonyouthtennis.camp7.org/

SUMMER SESSION - Morning (6 - Week Sessions)
 Registration information for 2022 Summer Sessions is not yet available. Please continue to visit us for updates
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: To be announced
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: To be announced
Time & Locations: To be announced
Information: 832.395.7561

SUMMER SESSION - Afternoon (6 - Week Sessions)
 Registration information for 2022 Summer Sessions is not yet available. Please continue to visit us for updates
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: To be announced
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: To be announced
Time & Locations: To be announced
Information: 832.395.7561

SUMMER SESSION - Morning (6 - Week Sessions)
 Registration information for 2022 Summer Sessions is not yet available. Please continue to visit us for updates
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: To be announced
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: To be announced
Time & Locations: To be announced
Information: 832.395.7561

SUMMER SESSION - Afternoon (6 - Week Sessions)
 Registration information for 2022 Summer Sessions is not yet available. Please continue to visit us for updates
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: To be announced
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: To be announced
Time & Locations: To be announced
Information: 832.395.7561

 

FALL SESSION - Mon. & Wed. (6 - Week Sessions)
 Registration information for 2022 Fall Sessions is not yet available. Please continue to visit us for updates
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: To be announced
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: To be announced
Time & Locations: To be announced
Information: 832.395.7561

FALL SESSION - Tue. & Thu. (6 - Week Sessions)
 Registration information for 2022 Fall Sessions is not yet available. Please continue to visit us for updates
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: To be announced
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: To be announced
Time & Locations: To be announced
Information: 832.395.7561

FALL SESSION - Mon. & Wed. (6 - Week Sessions)
 Registration information for 2022 Fall Sessions is not yet available. Please continue to visit us for updates
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: To be announced
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: To be announced
Time & Locations: To be announced
Information: 832.395.7561

FALL SESSION - Tue. & Thu. (6 - Week Sessions)
 Registration information for 2022 Fall Sessions is not yet available. Please continue to visit us for updates
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: To be announced
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: To be announced
Time & Locations: To be announced
Information: 832.395.7561

FALL SESSION - Home School (6 - Week Sessions)
 Registration information for 2022 Fall Sessions is not yet available. Please continue to visit us for updates
 NJTL uses the ROGY-Red, Orange, Green, Yellow-progression in tennis classes.

Ages: To be announced
Registration: Online Registration
Fee: Free
Program Dates: To be announced
Time & Locations: To be announced
Information: 832.395.7561