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The Girls' School of Austin

The Girls' School of Austin is an all-female private traditional school for students in grades Kindergarten through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban

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Overview

Overview

The Girls' School of Austin says

Our Vision

The first choice for parents of girls, The Girl's School of Austin supports girls in developing the knowledge and skills to become energetic, capable, and responsible participants in the world.

Our Approach

The Girls' School offers a balanced and adaptable liberal arts curriculum, creatively designed to foster a love of learning and provide opportunities for girls to develop their unique talents, to succeed individually, and to interact effectively with each other and their community.

Curriculum

The Girls’ School of Austin is a community of educators and families that creates a foundation for girls to achieve personal and academic excellence. We focus on providing an intellectually challenging education in a supportive and creative environment that complements girls’ unique intellectual and social development between ages 5 and 14. Our core curriculum includes Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies, Science, Technology (S.E.T.), Spanish, Art, Music (Strings and Piano) and Physical Education.

Mission Statement

The Girls' School of Austin provides an intellectually challenging education for girls in a supportive and creative environment. Our mission is to inspire girls to achieve personal excellence and go on to lead distinguished and fulfilling lives.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (512) 478-7827
Email
  [email protected]

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 124
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Kindergarten 16
1 16
2 16
3 16
4 16
5 16
6 16
7 9
8 3

The Girls' School of Austin's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing The Girls' School of Austin's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 8 : 1
Gender 100% Female
Dress Code Uniform
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 87%
Multi-racial 4%
Hispanic/Latino 4%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 4%

Extracurriculars

The Girls’ School of Austin art curriculum develops each girl's creativity and self-expression through a well-rounded study of art including history/context, mechanics, and hands-on application. Every student at The Girls’ School has the opportunity to develop music literacy through active participation. Girls choose violin or piano in kindergarten, and may choose violoncello or viola beginning in second grade. Girls begin studying Spanish language and culture twice a week in kindergarten and progress to daily lessons in seventh grade.

Associations & Memberships

Other school associations

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

National Coalition of Girls Schools (NCGS)

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