Austin Discovery School

Austin Family Reader's Poll Favorite 2013

The Eco-Wellness Program at ADS is more than just Gardening: Environmental Stewardship, Permaculture, Pollinators, Water Systems, and even the ADS Flock of Chickens!

Shrines for the annual Día de Muertos observance.

Kindergarten math: Learning to count and group numbers!

Making Mosaics: ADS Students learning about and helped to make mosaics. These beautiful art installations are featured around every building on campus. Every student and staff member made a tile during our last year on our old campus. These tiles were integrated into our new campus as a part of a life-long commitment to the arts. 

Members of Middle School Strings playing around campus.

Cilantro Boombox rockin' Austin Discovery School's "Fall into the Arts" Festival!


Loyola Ln. @ 183 Upcoming Traffic Disruption

The Hwy 183 Project (Central Texas Mobility Authority) sends us periodic updates. These bulletins typically cover details about the whole project, but sometimes the road closures directly impact our community and/or area. Attached is the latest info about the redesign for Loyola Ln. @ 183 as lanes close and traffic is redirected.

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RESCHEDULED: ADS Campus Work Day #2
Date: 3/24/2018, 9 AM 4 PM
PTO: First Friday Coffee Chat
Date: 4/6/2018, 8 AM 9 AM
Location: ADS Library Portico
PTO: Slow Feast from the Field
Date: 4/7/2018, 6 PM 10 PM
Location: ADS Courtyard

Connect Learning

Austin Discovery School creates socially and emotionally aware, confident, critical thinkers and problem solvers through interactive, hands-on lessons and relevant project-based learning.

Tuition-free Public School

ADS serves children within our geographic boundaries, grades K-7th. Public Charter Schools are free of charge. To apply, please visit the enrollment section of the website.

Support our School

ADS is a 501(c) non-profit institution. We rely on community support and generous donations to supplement the core academic program funded by state and federal funds. There are many ways to support our innovative educational program.