The Circle School

The Circle School is a non-profit, independent preschool, elementary, and middle school in a family cooperative environment. Currently we provide programs for children 3 - 14 years of age.
The Circle School provides small classes, individual attention, and a curriculum that emphasizes the arts, music, and knowledge of world cultures.
The Circle School's educational mission is to foster and encourage each child's awareness and respect for her/his own unique self, within a framework of shared community ethics and knowledge, as the foundation for relevant and innovative leadership development.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 100 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,500
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1965
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
100 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
44%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
The Circle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
12 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Clothes that kids can get messy in!

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$6500 K-8 $7600 PreK
Summer Program Cost Notes
Afternoon and morning sessions available each week from June 3- August 2. Register for as many weeks as you'd like!

School Notes

  • The Circle School is a non-profit, independent preschool and elementary in a family cooperative environment. Currently we provide programs for children ages 3 to 13. The Circle School provides small classes, individual attention, and a curriculum that emphasizes the arts, music, and knowledge of world cultures. The Circle School's educational mission is to foster and encourage each child's awareness and respect for her/his own unique self, within a framework of shared community ethics and knowledge, as the foundation for relevant and innovative leadership development.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does The Circle School cost?
The Circle School's tuition is approximately $6,500 for private students.
Does The Circle School offer a summer program?
Yes, The Circle School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
When is the application deadline for The Circle School?
The application deadline for The Circle School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is The Circle School located?
The Circle School is located in the Mahncke Park neighborhood of San Antonio, TX. There are 1 other private schools located in Mahncke Park.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 100 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,500
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in San Antonio, TX is $9,626 for elementary schools and $10,876 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Antonio, TX is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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