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2022 Best Charter Schools in the Austin Area

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  1. #1 Best Charter High Schools in Austin Area.

    Meridian World School

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    Public School,

    ROUND ROCK, TX,

    K-12,

    54 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Meridian World School has been my elementary, middle and high school and I am forever glad that I went there due to the incredibly supportive environment and wide variety of opportunities students....

    Read 54 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,670,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  2. #2 Best Charter High Schools in Austin Area.

    Chaparral Star Academy

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    Public School,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    K-12,

    24 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I transferred to Chaparral my sophomore year of high school after having trouble fitting in at my public high school. I enjoyed my time at Chaparral, benefitting from the drama-free environment,....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 376,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  3. #3 Best Charter High Schools in Austin Area.

    NYOS Charter School

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    NYOS Charter School, TX,

    PK, K-12,

    63 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says A well-rounded school of students and staff that work cooperatively to find common ground and the best interest of the school while maintaining academic readiness. Though we are a small school we....

    Read 63 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 666,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  4. #4 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Austin Area.

    Texas Empowerment Academy Elementary School

    Public School,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    K-2,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 89,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  5. #5 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Austin Area.

    Harmony Science Academy - Cedar Park

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    Harmony Public Schools - Central Texas, TX,

    PK, K-5,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I can’t say enough about Harmony! We found this school on a whim as we were trying to find a school that supported science in the height of COVID. We initially came because the majority of students....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 520,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  6. #6 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Austin Area.

    University of Texas Elementary Charter School

    Public School,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    PK, K-5,

    14 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says This school is very pleasing. There is acceptable behavior and learning here, and the students are also learning a grade ahead of their actual grade. The school also has great fundraisers such as....

    Read 14 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 295,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  7. #4 Best Charter High Schools in Austin Area.

    Gateway College Preparatory School

    Public School,

    GEORGETOWN, TX,

    K-12,

    72 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Gateway is a school that concentrates on college prep academics, being an athlete, increasing your artistic abilities, and learning to serve your community. The AP courses and advanced courses are....

    Read 72 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,398,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  8. #5 Best Charter High Schools in Austin Area.

    Founders Classical Academy of Leander

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    LEANDER, TX,

    K-12,

    21 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says FCA is a small classical charter school. I like that we learn Latin, read the classics, have a small class size, and take logic and ethics. It’s a great school where you get to know your teachers and....

    Read 21 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 685,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  9. #6 Best Charter High Schools in Austin Area.

    Harmony Science Academy - Pflugerville

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    Harmony Public Schools - Central Texas, TX,

    6-12,

    102 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I've attended Harmony Science Academy - Pflugerville since the sixth grade, and I've built many great memories here. Being an African American female with a passion for the sciences, Harmony was an....

    Read 102 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 903,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  10. #9 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Austin Area.

    NYOS Charter School

    Blue checkmark.

    NYOS Charter School, TX,

    PK, K-3,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My son started kindergarten here and we’ve been very happy for two years, only switching schools because we had to move three hours away. NYOS has a super loving environment and we’ve never had any....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 395,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  11. #7 Best Charter High Schools in Austin Area.

    Harmony School of Endeavor - Austin

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    Public School,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    PK, K-12,

    25 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My children have attended Harmony Endeavor for 2 years and this is our 3rd year. Absolutely best decision as parents we made. We drive 35 minutes each way. and it’s worth it. Supportive teachers and....

    Read 25 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 615,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  12. #11 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Austin Area.

    Valor South Austin

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    K-11,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Valor has been an incredible gift to our family. The teachers are joyful and attentive. The leadership and their vision for educating the whole person and cultivating wisdom and virtue in the....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 680,

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  13. #12 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Austin Area.

    Vista Academy of Austin-Mueller

    Public School,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    K-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 154,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  14. #13 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Austin Area.

    Harmony School of Science - Austin

    Blue checkmark.

    Harmony Public Schools - Central Texas, TX,

    K-5,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Absolutely love the teachers! They go above and beyond for the students. If your child is advanced or behind, they still find time to teach on your child’s speed! We are 4 years in and love it! Always trying to improve and grow!.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 466,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  15. #8 Best Charter High Schools in Austin Area.

    Idea Montopolis College Preparatory

    Public School,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    6-12,

    18 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says IDEA Montopolis is a school that goes up to grade 12, with classes that prepare you for college. This school also offers free AP classes from 9th to 12th grade, which if you pass, you get a $100....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 738,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  16. #9 Best Charter High Schools in Austin Area.

    Cedars Academy Next Generation High School at Highland

    Blue checkmark.

    Cedars International Academy, TX,

    9-12,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My Experience with this school is good but not that good , some of the good things about this school is how it's all technology base, instead of textbooks we are provided with an Ipad to use in the....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 109,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  17. #14 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Austin Area.

    Travis Heights Elementary School

    Austin Independent School District, TX,

    PK, K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 506,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  18. #12 Best Charter Middle Schools in Austin Area.

    Idea Rundberg College Preparatory

    Public School,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    6-10,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says IDEA focuses on our success and safety. They rely on the minimum resources they receive to assist us on reaching our goals in life. Their priority is to teach and prepare students for the hardship we....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 581,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  19. #10 Best Charter High Schools in Austin Area.

    Premier High School of North Austin

    Premier High Schools, TX,

    9-12,

    15 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Premier is a really great school in my opinion. They are very understanding of their students personal situations and help them still achieve a high school diploma. They offer morning and noon school....

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 87,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  20. #11 Best Charter High Schools in Austin Area.

    Harmony School of Excellence - Austin

    Blue checkmark.

    Harmony Public Schools - Central Texas, TX,

    6-12,

    55 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Works Here says I've worked at HSE Austin for almost 6 years and although I've always enjoyed working here I can say the campus has made huge improvements in the last few years that benefit teachers, parents, and....

    Read 55 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 558,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  21. #14 Best Charter Middle Schools in Austin Area.

    KIPP Austin College Prep

    Public School,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    5-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 450,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

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  22. #15 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Austin Area.

    Austin Discovery School

    Public School,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    K-8,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Austin Discovery School changed our lives. Our daughter has grown up in private schools, but the last private school she was at had severe bullying problems. This year has been amazing. From the...She has grown more confident. She is never bullied. She is encouraged to be herself. She studies eco wellness (and loves it) and she loves the Wednesday hikes. Our daughter is the 98% on her Star test and is overall very bright, and this school has given her reasons to be excited about excelling further. She is not board like she was in other schools. I am....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 451,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  23. #16 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Austin Area.

    Eden Park Academy

    Wayside Schools, TX,

    PK, K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 290,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  24. #13 Best Charter High Schools in Austin Area.

    KIPP Austin Collegiate

    Public School,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    9-12,

    199 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says At KIPP, one thing the teachers really stress on you is going to college. From Day 1, they talk about college or at least mention going to college by telling us where they went to college. Every....

    Read 199 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 740,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  25. #16 Best Charter Middle Schools in Austin Area.

    KIPP Austin - Academy of Arts & Letters

    Public School,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    5-8,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says It was an overall good learning experience. The teachers prepare you not only for high school, but for college. Teachers take their time to teach the material thoroughly and make sure that students....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 458,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

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