Admissions

Visit St. Andrew's

We would love to show you St. Andrew's in person! 

We offer a variety of events for parents and students to visit St. Andrew's.  Whether you join us for a small group tour, Information Session, parent-to-parent event, or Open House, we'll introduce you to our educational program, take a tour of the campus, peek into classrooms, answer your questions, and guide you through the admissions process.

Lower School Admissions Events

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  • Weekly Small Group Tours

    October 2016 through January 2017
    Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 am
    Please RSVP:  Jasmin Vara, jvara@sasaustin.org

    Small group tours offer parents an opportunity to see classes in action, learn about our educational philosophy, Episcopal identity, Social Emotional Learning program, curriculum, athletics program, arts, and much more!  

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    For all Lower School events, please RSVP: Jasmin Vara, jvara@sasaustin.org 

    Kindergarten Information Sessions
    Rollins Library
    Friday, December 9, 2016 at 9:30am
    Friday, January 20, 2016 at 9:30am

    Learn more about our Kindergarten program from Lower School Head Kama Bruce and Lead Kindergarten Teacher Kathy Wynn.


    Lower School Prospective Parent Coffee

    Rollins Library
    Wednesday, November 30 at 9:30am
    Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 9:30am

    Learn more about the Lower School program from Head Kama Bruce and current parents.


    Chapel Visit Days
    McGill Chapel 

    You are invited to join us and experience one of our daily chapel services on the following days: November 28, November 29, December 1, December 6, January 11, or January 17. Join the 3rd-5th grade service at 9:00am; the 1st and 2nd grade service at 11:10am; or the Kindergarten service at 1:15pm. 

  • Shadow Visits

    Applicants to 2nd grade tour the campus with a member of the Admissions team and then take a brief reading and math assessment.  Students applying to grades 3 to 5 are required to do a Shadow Visit. This visit is a chance for your child to participate and experience a typical day at St. Andrew's.  As a first step, please complete the online application.  Visits take place from November through mid-February. 
     
    Contact Jasmin Vara:   jvara@sasaustin.org 

Middle School Admissions Events

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  • Weekly Small Group Tours

    October 2016 through January 2017
    Mondays and Thursdays at 9:00am
    Please RSVP:  Steven Garcia, sgarcia@sasaustin.org

    Small group tours offer parents an opportunity to see classes in action, learn about our educational philosophy, Episcopal identity, Social Emotional Learning program, curriculum, athletics program, arts, and much more!

  • Admissions Events

    For all Middle School events, please RSVP: Steven Garcia, sgarcia@sasaustin.org

    Middle School Information Session
    McGill Chapel
    Sunday, November 13 at 2:00p.m.

    Meet Middle School Head, Alice Nezzer, faculty, staff, students and take a tour of the campus. 


    Middle School Parent Coffee
    MS Reading Room 
    Tuesday, December 6 at 9:30a.m.

    Meet Alice Nezzer, Middle School Head, and current parents for an informal conversation followed by a question and answer session.


    Lower & Middle School
     Open House
    McGill Chapel
    Wednesday, October 26 at 9:30am
    Grades K to 5, RSVP:  jvara@sasaustin.org
    Grades 6, 7, & 8 RSVP:  sgarcia@sasaustin.org

    This event is for parents interested in Kindergarten through 8th grade.  Meet faculty, staff and students and take a tour of the campus.

    Chapel Visit Days
    McGill Chapel 

    You are invited to join us and experience a normal Middle School Chapel service on the following days at 9:50am: November 28, November 30, December 12, December 13, January 18, or January 25. 

  • Shadow Visits

    Students applying to grades 6, 7, & 8 are required to do a Shadow Visit. This visit is a chance for your child to participate and experience a typical day at St. Andrew's.  Visits take place from 7:45am to 12:45pm. beginning mid-October through February 1.   As a first step, please complete the online application.   Applicants will shadow a student in the grade to which they are applying.

    Contact Steven Garcia: sgarcia@sasaustin.org

Upper School Admissions Events

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  • Weekly Small Group Tours

    October 2016 - January 2017
    Thursdays at 2:30p.m.
    Please RSVP:  Malia Aycock, maycock@sasaustin.org

    Get a tour of the Upper School campus and ask questions along the way.
  • Admissions Events

    For all Upper School events, please RSVP: Malia Aycock, maycock@sasaustin.org


    Go Back to High School
    Wednesday, January 11 2017
    8:30am - 3:30pm
     
    Wondering what happens in an Upper School physics class?  in studio art? in chapel service?  If you answered yes, then join us for our "Go Back to High School" event.  Parents can visit a wide range of classes, eat lunch with faculty members, and attend chapel.  Come and go as your schedule allows.

     
    Coffee & Conversation with Todd Stephenson, Head of the Upper School
    DFAC
    January 26 at 8:30am
    Prospective parents are invited to join us for an informal conversation with the Head of the Upper School. 
  • Shadow Visits

    Prospective students are encouraged to spend part of a morning or afternoon visiting classes with a current Upper School student to get a good feel for the teachers, students, and campus life. Shadowing is offered Monday – Friday beginning in mid-October from either 10:15am-1:50pm or 11:30am-2:50pm. To schedule your student's Shadow Visit, please fill out the form that will be shared with your family upon receipt of the online application form. Usually the Parent Interview and student Shadow Visit take place on the same day.

    Contact Malia Aycock:  maycock@sasaustin.org

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Located in Austin, Texas, St. Andrew’s Episcopal School is a private co-ed elementary, middle and high school for grades K-12. Students benefit from dedicated faculty, a challenging academic program, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.