We believe: curiosity, creativity, diversity, and a willingness to take risks advance intellectual growth.
We believe: a well-rounded education provides the foundation for scholarly and personal pursuits.
We believe: service to others and self-awareness are essential to the learning experience.
Our Community: is respectful, inclusive and supportive.
Our Community: celebrates the efforts and achievements of hardworking students.
"The learning environment at GSA is dynamic, hands-on, and always exciting."
- Kelly H., GSA Graduate
GSA at a Glance
students per class
students in grades K-8
active partnerships with local organizations and charities
years as Austin's only private girls school
August 12, 2019 - August 16, 2019 @
Kinder Orientation/Open House
August 19, 2019
Prep Day/6th - 8th Grade Retreat
August 20, 2019
First Day of School (staggered dismissal)
August 21, 2019
- 1/2 day for kinder
- Lower School staggered dismissal
- Middle School 3 pm dismissal
September 2, 2019
Back to School Night (5 & 7)
September 3, 2019
On May 4th and 5th The Girls' School of Austin held their annual self-portrait show. Many families, teachers and members of the public stopped by to see the fabulous portraits in the show which took place over two days. This year's portraits were inspired by Kehinde...read more
The Girls School of Austin celebrated it’s long-time, retiring Head of School, Lisa Schmitt at The Growing Up GSA Gala on Saturday, April 13, 2019. Guests enjoyed a cocktail hour, gala program and after party at the Hotel Van Zandt in downtown Austin. During a...read more
The Board of Trustees at The Girls’ School of Austin has voted to appoint Cathleen Eclarinal to be the next Head of School following a national search. Cathleen brings extensive experience with independent schools and comes to GSA from Hyde Park in Austin, where she...read more