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School leader:  BETTY JENKINS
1712 East 11th Street
Austin, TX 78702

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(512) 414-2021
(512) 477-7640
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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Drawing / Sketching
  • Sports
    Basketball
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25 reviews

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Recent Comments


Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a community member · December 11, 2015
Ms Perez is an organized and endlessly patient K teacher who sets high standards for children while providing a safe place to learn.

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Submitted by a community member · November 25, 2015
No other school is a better environment for our kids to learn academic subjects, life skills and self-expression. Blackshear is a diverse, warm and enthusiastic school, as driven to help our children as we are.

Grateful to: School leader
Submitted by a community member · November 25, 2015
Principal Jenkins and all of the teachers and staff at Blackshear are engaged, caring, and driven to help our kids succeed and love learning. We transferred our kindergartner into Blackshear after we learned about the fine arts programming but... more

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Submitted by a school leader · November 24, 2015
Thank you to all of the Blackshear Team for putting your heart and soul into your work on a daily basis for our students. Thank you PTA for your excitement and support of all programs here at Blackshear. Thank you to all of our Volunteers and... more

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Each morning, students focus on academic programs and then progress to an afternoon of experiential learning within a fine arts strand, which includes ballet, music, theater, and the graphic arts. As Friday approaches, students participate in specialty clubs that extend classroom learning through the incorporation of technology, exercise, health and nutrition, and the arts.

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Blackshear Elementary School
1712 East 11th Street, Austin, TX  78702
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 25 reviews. (512) 414-2021
Last modified Blackshear Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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