Wayside Schools

About Wayside Schools:

Wayside Schools is an open-enrollment, tuition-free Pre-K3- 12th grade public charter school network that provides over 2,200 scholars across its three South Austin campuses with a rigorous International Baccalaureate education. Since 2012, Wayside schools has striven to empower historically underserved scholars, providing them with the instructional experiences, academics skills, intellectual habits, and social and emotional competencies needed to become graduates from four-year colleges and universities, providing them with the access and opportunities they need to narrate their own futures and positively impact and empower the families and communities to which they belong.

Our Mission 

Wayside Schools exists to prepare college ready, community engaged, global citizen. 

Our Vision 

We strive to grow to serve 2,500 scholars in Southeast Austin, ensuring that all Wayside graduates receive IB Diplomas and reach 100% College Acceptance, Matriculation, and Graduation.