The Winston School San Antonio

8565 Ewing Halsell Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229-0782
Tel: (210)615-6544
Grades: K-12 | 194 students
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The mission of The Winston School San Antonio is to provide a personalized, college preparatory education to students with high potential and identified learning differences.
A Winston School graduate is confident, well-rounded, and a life-long self advocate. Since 1985, WSSA has been providing opportunities for bright students to excel in academics, fine arts, athletics, and service to the community.
All teachers are dedicated to enhancing each student’s academic and personal growth using targeted, positive, structured teaching methods in our small classes.
With an outstanding college and career planning program, more than 85% of our graduates attend college.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Texas Association of Accredited Private Schools (TAAPS)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia, ADD, ADHD
Year Founded 1985

Student Body

Total Students 194 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
31%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
53%
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(school uniform required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $17,000
Tuition Notes Tuition Assistance available
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions Director Julie Saboe

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Beta Club, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Cub Scouts, Debate Club, EarlyAct, Freedom Arts Magazine, Girl Scouts, Glee Club, Interact, Martial Arts, National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, Robotics, Student Council Beta Club, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Cub Scouts, Debate Club, EarlyAct, Girl Scouts, Glee Club, Interact, Martial Arts, Robotics, Freedom Arts Magazine,
National Art Honor Society,
National Honor Society,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • The Winston School San Antonio exists to educate children in grades kindergarten through twelve with learning differences and learning disabilities in an atmosphere that addresses their personal learning styles and promotes self-esteem, a positive attitude about learning, and optimal attainment of educational and career goals. Students will become advocates for themselves and others and will be able to make a contribution to the world in which they live. With the support and participation of the health care and educational communities, The Winston School San Antonio develops diagnostic and educational programs for the treatment of learning disabilities and provides public information and training opportunities for health care and educational professionals. The Winston School San Antonio provides an environment for ongoing scientific research into the cause and treatment of learning disabilities.

Profile last updated: 08/31/2015

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School Reviews

I have been going to Winston for 10 years. I love it. Its like my home. I have dyslexia. Its pretty severe dyslexia. But since I''ve been at Winston its gotten a lot better for me to:read,write, learn, every thing now I am freshman at Winston.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 10/27/12

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