July 31, 2019
Filed Under: Education

Vast Austin School Opportunities Available for Kids in Whisper Valley

Austin school opportunitiesAt Whisper Valley, we’re proud school-aged children living in our community have numerous educational opportunities available to them close to home. With the 2019-2020 school year drawing near, Whisper Valley is featuring just a few alternative Austin school opportunities available to our youngest residents.

Austin Discovery School

9303 FM 969, Austin, TX 78724
Phone: (512) 674-0700

Located just moments from Whisper Valley along FM 969 in East Austin, Austin Discovery School is an academically rigorous public charter school dedicated to building compassion, collaboration, and critical thinking by engaging students with the natural world.

Austin Discovery School is a tuition-free charter school. Available spaces are filled through a random lottery each April for the upcoming school year, and siblings of currently enrolled students have priority.

IDEA School, Health Professions

5816 Wilcab Rd, Austin, TX 78721
Phone: (512) 822-4350

IDEA Health Professions is a new, tuition-free charter school campus opening in 2019. The school serves students K-2nd grade and 5th-6th grade. IDEA’s academic model for this new school features a robust math, science and English Language Arts curriculum, in addition to a Health Professions course designed to expose students to a vast range of health careers in a fun, project-based classroom setting.

Enrollment is lottery-based to ensure equal access for all applicants.

Magnolia Montessori For All

5100 Pecan Brook Dr, Austin, TX 78724
Phone: (512) 522-2429

Magnolia Montessori For All is a free, high-performing, authentic Montessori school that partners with families in East Austin to help children reach their extraordinary potential.

The school collects admissions forms for the next school year from November-February, and if there are more applications than available openings, a random lottery is used for enrollment.

Montessori at Winn Elementary School