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1911 San Antonio St
Austin, TX, 78705

(512) 477-3751

St. Austin Catholic School offers an exemplary education in the Catholic tradition for Pre-K 3 through 8th grades. Nestled near UT, the State Capitol, Blanton Museum and others, our students benefit from an extended campus of learning.


Application PROCESS

We are currently accepting applications for the 2018 - 2019 school year. Applications for the 2019 - 2020 school year will be available online on October 8th, 2018. 

Step 1: Complete an Online Application

Step 2: Submit the Following Documents

  • Immunization Record

  • Birth Certificate

  • Baptismal Certificate (If Applicable)

  • Teacher Letter of Recommendation

All applicants are required to submit one letter of recommendation from a current teacher. Please print this form and give to the teacher of your choice and ask that they fax or email a copy to the admissions office.

Teacher Letter of Recommendation Form (For PK 3 - Kinder grade applicants)

Teacher Letter of Recommendation Form (For 1st - 8th grade applicants)

  • Official School Transcripts From The Previous Two School Years

    Transcript Release Form

  • Standardized Test Results from The Previous Two School Years

These documents can be submitted two ways:

They can be scanned and emailed to or they can be faxed to 512-477-3079, Attention: Director of Admissions

Step 3: Admissions Exam

All applicants (PK 3 - 8th grade) must take an admissions exam. Testing is conducted at SACS and can be scheduled with our admissions office. For students applying for 2nd - 8th these exams are typically conducted during the applicants Shadow Visit (See below).

Step 4: Student Shadow Visit

Students applying for PK 3 - 1st grade are required to schedule a short (these typically last about 45 min - 1 hour) Shadow Visit at SACS. This visit can be scheduled with the Admissions Office. During this visit the applicant will visit the classroom of the grade the student is applying for. For our 3 and 4 year old applicants parents are welcome to stay with their child during this visit. Before or after this visit we will conduct our admissions exam.

For all 2nd - 8th grade applicants a full day shadow visit is required, when possible, as part of our admissions process. During this shadow visit we will administer our admissions exam.

  • PK 3 Parent Questionnaire

Parents who are applying for PK 3 must submit a completed PK 3 Parent Questionnaire, in addition to the documents listed above 

PK 3 Parent Questionnaire

Important Admissions Dates

  • Applications for the siblings of current student are due before January 18, 2019 in order to receive preferential placement.

  • New Student Applications for the 2019 - 2020 school year can be submitted any time beginning October 8th, 2019. Priority is given to completed applications received by February 22, 2019. After this deadline applications are accepted on a rolling admissions basis, when space is available.