The Khabele School

801 Rio Grande,
Austin, TX, 78701-0512
Tel: (512)480-8142
Grades: NS - 12 | 451 students
Founded in 2001, the Khabele School is an independent, coeducational day school.
On our three Austin campuses, we serve early childhood through 12th grade, beginning with a Montessori foundation and progressing to an International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme.
The Khabele School provides exceptional academics as well as a well-rounded educational experience, including the study of the arts, music, foreign language, and physical education.
Our motto is "A Community for a Peaceful World." Our vision is to cultivate learning communities in which each and every student, parent, and staff member falls in love with learning, realizes their profound beauty, and lives with courage and authenticity.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Texas Private School Accreditation Commission
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Learning Programs Supported Some modifications
Year Founded 2001

Student Body

Total Students 451 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade The Khabele School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 9 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1878
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 11%
Admissions Director Georgie Georgakis
Admissions Associate Krista Phillips

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 04/15/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Legacy Oaks Christian School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Primavera Montessori School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Primavera Montessori School (0.1 miles away)
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