The School on the Rise

Location: Southwest Austin metro area
Between Dripping Springs and Oak Hill (please contact the school for address and directions)
Students served: Mixed-age elementary; offering 3rd, 5th, and 6th grades in 2019–2020 school year
Current enrollment: 20
Model/philosophy: Innovative Waldorf curriculum designed to meet the developmental stages of the students to harmoniously integrate their thinking, feeling, and willing
Special features: Emphasis on movement, nature experiences, teaching effective communication skills, and using artistic activities to teach academic subjects
Schedule: 8:30am–3:30pm, Monday–Friday; mostly follows AISD calendar
Tuition: $12,600 per year (covers all supplies and fees); multiple payment options
Contact: David Darcy, founder |