Rawson Saunders

2614 A Exposition Blvd
Austin, TX 78703-0512
Tel: (512)476-8382
Grades: 1-12 | 217 students
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The mission of Rawson Saunders School is to develop the full-and tremendous-potential of children with dyslexia through an extraordinary education.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades Offered Grades 1-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 217 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade Rawson Saunders Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
85%
Average Class Size 8 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Basketball, Drama, Football, NASA Club, Soccer, Student Council, Volleyball Basketball, Drama, Football, NASA Club, Soccer, Volleyball, Student Council,

School Notes

  • Founded in 1997, Rawson Saunders is an academically excellent, fully accredited and commended, full-curriculum, college prep, non-profit independent school for students with dyslexia in grades 1-12. It is the only school in central Texas of its kind and one of a few in the country. Rawson Saunders is recognized nationally as a leader in innovative, multisensory teaching methods tailored specifically to the way students with dyslexia--and in fact all children--learn best. Through individualized, multisensory, research-driven instruction within small class sizes, we cultivate our students' strengths while effectively addressing their needs. Rawson Saunders provides a nurturing yet academically challenging environment through which bright students with dyslexia can develop to their fullest potential. Our students graduate prepared for success.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is St. Andrew's Episcopal School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Good Shepherd Episcopal School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is All Saints' Episcopal School (1.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Austin
    Good Shepherd Episcopal School
    Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
    Grades: PK-K | 181 students
    0.4 miles
    2206 Exposition Blvd
    Austin, TX 78703
    (512)476-4393
    0.4PK-K
    181
  • Austin
    Grades: KG-8 | 126 students
    0.6 miles
    2007 Mccall Rd
    Austin, TX 78703
    (512)478-7827
    0.6KG-8
    126
  • Austin
    Grades: 1-12 | 871 students
    1 miles
    1112 W 31st St
    Austin, TX 78705
    (512)299-9800
    11-12
    871
  • Austin
    ACE Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-8
    1.2 miles
    3901 Shoal Creek Blvd.
    Austin, TX 78750
    (512)206-4070
    1.2K-8
    n/a
  • Austin
    Grades: PK-12 | 119 students
    1.6 miles
    306 W 29th St
    Austin, TX 78705
    (512)474-1770
    1.6PK-12
    119

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The average private school tuition in Austin, TX is $7,565 for elementary schools and $10,579 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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