Rawson Saunders

2614A Exposition Blvd
Austin, TX 78703
Tel: (512)476-8382
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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)
State or regional independent school association
AdvancED
Grades Offered Grades 1-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 222 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Rawson Saunders Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
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 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Basketball, Chess Club, Drama, Football, NASA Club, Robotics, Soccer, Student Council, Volleyball Basketball, Chess Club, Drama, Football, NASA Club, Robotics, 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 and academically challenging environment through which bright students with dyslexia can develop to their fullest potential. Our students graduate prepared for success.
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The average private school tuition in Austin, TX is $8,158 for elementary schools and $10,675 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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