A licensed, accredited, year-round preschool fostering whole child development, Starbright has created a Waldorf-inspired environment in which children aged 2 through 5-1/2 years can keep intact the “magic” and “dreaminess” of childhood. It offers 2-day (TTH), 3-day (MWF), and 5-day (M-F) options, with full days 7am–6pm, a morning preschool program 7am–2:30pm, and an afternoon mother's day out program 2:30pm–6pm (South Austin)
Each listing in this alphabetical directory gives you a snapshot of a small, independent, alternative school in the Austin area.
This ever-expanding list spans several pages, with navigation buttons at the bottom. Clicking on the name of a school will take you to its own website. To easily find schools by geographical area, see our Alt Ed Maps page. If you know of a school that’s missing from this directory, please drop a note here, and see Alt Ed Austin’s criteria for “alternative” and “school.” You may also be interested in our directories of other recommended schools, as well as special programs for children and adults.