The Winston School San Antonio

  • 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 TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Texas Association of Accredited Private Schools (TAAPS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLearning Disabilities, Dyslexia, ADD, ADHD
Year Founded1985
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$500
Summer Program Cost NotesMultiple programs offered with varying process. Brochure is on our web site.
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students190 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade The Winston School San Antonio Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
53%
Average Class Size8 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(school uniform required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$19,000
Tuition NotesTuition Assistance available
% on Financial Aid
23%
Admissions DirectorJulie A. Saboe

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Beta Club, Chess Club, Cub Scouts, EarlyAct, Freedom Arts Magazine, Interact, National Honor Society, Robotics, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Glee Club, National Art Honor Society

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.

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Our son's academic struggles were simply resolved at the Winston School. We cannot ever thank then for all they did to build confidence and grit in our son. We are forever grateful to everyone that works at this amazing institution.
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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.
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The average private school tuition in San Antonio, TX is $7,070 for elementary schools and $9,178 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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