58 AUSTIN RELOCATION GUIDE – WINTER | SPRING 2018
Nestled on nineteen acres in the beautiful hill country
of central Texas and celebrating 37 years of educational
excellence, the Austin Waldorf School provides a unique
education to students in kindergarten through twelfth grade.
;e school is accredited through the Association of Waldorf
Schools of North America (AWSNA), the Independent
Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS), and the
National Council of Private School Accreditation (NCPSA).
;e curriculum is designed to meet each stage of a student’s
development from early childhood, through adolescence, into
young adulthood. ;e programs demonstrate a continued
commitment to providing a well-rounded educational
experience integrating academic, artistic, and practical
disciplines. ;e Austin Waldorf School cultivates a love
of learning, creative thinking, a sympathetic interest in the
world, self-con;dence, and an abiding moral purpose.
In addition to a rich academic curriculum, the students are
taught two foreign languages, vocal and instrumental music,
handwork, woodwork, blacksmithing, ;ne arts, drama, and
sports and games from around the world.
At the center of the school experience is the relationship of the
;e faculty is dedicated to excellence and artistry in education
individual to the greater community. While this is cultivated
di;erently at di;erent ages, it is an important part of being a
student here and of being a citizen of the world. ;e students
participate in community service and work experience
programs all geared to foster a sense of responsibility and
empowerment in e;ecting change in society as a whole
or simply in the life of a single person. Such meaningful
engagement with people is one of the many extraordinary
elements of being an Austin Waldorf School student.
and many of the teachers have decades of professional
experience in their ;elds. ;e parent body is stalwart and
generous, and the community life is ;lled with student
performances, festivals, and a vibrant parent society.
To learn more about the school visit the website at