Ahb Community School
5.00 (3 reviews)
Tel: (512) 299-5487
Ahb Community School Photo #2 - Exploring the water cycle through different modalities including hands-on pond building, visual arts, and storytelling at AHB Community School.
Ahb Community School Photo #3 - Engaged community of learners seeks new families to join us on an adventure of inquiry. AHB Community School.
Ahb Community School Photo #4 - Trying to find balance between school and family? Join us at AHB Community School where the connection between the classroom and the home is the centerpiece of our alternative school.
Ahb Community School Photo #5 - Beyond our rigorous academics, students explore learning through the arts, engineering, world languages, and adventure at AHB Community School.
Ahb Community School Photo #6 - Fundraisers & social events take on a special flavor at AHB Community School. Whether it be on skates or at tap of a keg of home-brew, we have the Best. School. Fundraisers. Ever.
Ahb Community School Photo #7 - Our simple logo of concentric circles tells the whole story. AHB Community School is preparing learners to be themselves, to be a part of the community, and to make an impact on our planet.
AHB Community School is a small, secular private school serving kids aged 5-14 years old.
The philosophy behind AHB is that education is the pursuit of knowledge; a pursuit which occurs as much outside of the classroom as in it.
Our part-time schedule (3-4 days/week) allows students ample time to attain the knowledge, seek the adventure, and develop the relationships that lie beyond the four walls of the classroom.
|Grades Offered||Grades 1-8|
|Total Students||44 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 38%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||8 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||18 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Jan. 31 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$5,000|
|Tuition Notes||Enrollment Reservation Fee On or before February deadline: $500 After February deadline: $600 Tuition (2013-2014) Alpha-Gamma Tue-Thu: $5000 annually (paid in 1, 2 or 10 payments) Delta Mon-Thu: $6000 annually (paid in 1, 2, or 10 payments) Su|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$1,000|
Nearby Private Schools
The nearest high school to Ahb Community School is Griffin School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Odyssey School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hyde Park Montessori (0.8 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Austin Grades: 9-12 | 125 students
5001 Evans Ave.
Austin, TX 78751
(512) 454-5797 0 9-12
- Austin Grades: PK-K | 60 students
4108 Ave H
Austin, TX 78751
(512) 451-5081 0.8 PK-K
- Austin Grades: PK-12 | 651 students
3901 Speedway Street
Austin, TX 78751
(512) 465-8338 1 PK-12
- Austin Grades: K-1 | 8 students
5900 Cameron Road
Austin, TX 78723
(512) 451-3185 1.2 K-1
I love this school so much! It's a great place to learn and have at the same time! After 9 years I can still say that I have never had a boring day at school. We're always learning new things and there's never nothing to do. The teachers are very helpful, fun, and always know how to help. I will miss it greatly but it was the best school I've ever been to (even if it's the only one)!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Jojo
AHB is an amazing learning community. For us it has been the perfect mix of academic rigor (challenging each students at their appropriate level) and a warm social-emotional learning environment. The open-ended projects and hands-on learning keep my kids engaged and will serve them well in life after school. Between my two children, over the past 5 years we've experienced life at almost every level of this K-8 school and have found great teachers and learning at every step.
- Posted by Parent - AHB Mother
I love it here because my kids are so happy to come to school......even after 4 years, and because the community and the teachers are so warm and welcoming. My kids are working at or above grade levels compared to more traditional schools even though they are at school fewer hours and learning in a very different way, mostly through projects and hands on experience.
- Posted by Parent - Mom of 2 students
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