Rawson Saunders

2614 A Exposition Blvd,
Austin, TX, 78703-0512
Tel: (512)476-8382
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. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia

Student Body

Total Students 110 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Rawson Saunders Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Student Council, NASA Club, Drama NASA Club, Drama, Student Council,

School Notes:

  • Rawson Saunders is the only full-curriculum school in central Texas for children with dyslexia. Our school is recognized nationally as a leader in innovative teaching methods tailored specifically to the way dyslexics learn. 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 in high school and beyond. 
  • Profile last updated: 04/11/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Andrew's Episcopal School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Good Shepherd Episcopal School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kirby Hall School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Austin Good Shepherd Episcopal School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Episcopal)
    2206 Exposition Blvd
    Austin , TX , 78703
    (512)476-4393
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Episcopal)
    0.4  mi  |  160  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • Austin
    Girls' School Of Austin
    All-girls  (Nonsectarians)
    2007 Mccall Rd
    Austin , TX , 78703
    (512)478-7827
    All-girls  (Nonsectarians)
    0.6  mi  |  114  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Austin
    St. Andrew's Episcopal School
    (Episcopal)
    1112 W 31st St
    Austin , TX , 78705
    (512)299-9800
    (Episcopal)
    1.1  mi  |  871  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Austin
    Kirby Hall School
    (Nonsectarians)
    306 W 29th St
    Austin , TX , 78705
    (512)474-1770
    (Nonsectarians)
    1.6  mi  |  137  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Austin
    The Wallah School
    Alternative School (Nonsectarians)
    4301 Burnet Rd
    Austin , TX , 78756
    (512)919-4199
    Alternative School (Nonsectarians)
    1.6  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  7-9

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