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School leader:  Jessica Rae Sanchez
318 West Houston Street
San Antonio, TX 78205

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(210) 226-4031
(210) 271-0125
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"We are best known for our award winning visual art and theatre programs."


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  • Transportation
    Paid public transportation


  • Academic focus
    Performing arts, Visual arts
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
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Submitted by a parent · December 25, 2013
The original principal, J Flores left this school. The English and math teachers that last year's Freshman and this year's Sophomores have he'd are ineffective for most of the students. There has not been any substantial support for the... more

Submitted by a parent · August 15, 2013
This school is really great for the child who feels "less encouraged" in a traditional high school. Creativity is fostered and encouraged. Attending college is presented as a "non option". They are shown the many different undergrad options out... more

Submitted by a parent · July 18, 2012
Excellent school! The Principal is very involved and knows every student individually and makes sure they are each successful. The teachers truly want the students to succeed and go above and beyond to help them achieve success and graduate with... more

Submitted by a parent · July 18, 2012
Fantastic school. The environment is relaxed enough to let creativity flow, while still upholding very high behavioral standards. My son has immensely enjoyed his first year there. Wonderful, helpful, understanding teachers. The focus on college... more

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HFA: ASAD high school will provide: Immersion in a college going culture. An engaging curriculum designed to create the habits, knowledge and skills students need to achieve at high levels. Intensive art and design course work and training. Access to community arts resources and facilities. Extra time for personalized support and homework assistance in the daily schedule. Caring adult role models in an environment that is nurturing, safe and secure. Small class sizes and more hours of instruction. Hands-on, project based learning led by highly qualified teachers. Targeted support for academic achievement. Inclusive family atmosphere where parents are welcomed as partners. Daily opportunities to observe adults and college students learning and working. In-depth exploration of college and career pathways. Structured workplace experiences in the community, such as job shadowing and internships.

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