A place for children 2–4 years old that is filled with light, love, music, art, and the freedom to learn as they please; based on the Sudbury model of learning, the school offers free access to art supplies, books, toys, and activities, along with plenty of outdoor time including water play and gardening; families may choose full-time or part-time options (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.