Back-to-School

Back-to-School Guide

CLOTHING, SHOES & SUPPLIES

Kid to Kid in Kyle is a locally owned and operated kids resale shop with an ever-changing inventory. We are open for shopping! Take a look at our Facebook page to see some of our inventory and message us there...

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Shop local for back to school! Kid to Kid in north Austin is locally owned and operated with an ever-changing inventory. We have kid's clothing, toys, books, shoes, baby equipment, strollers, high chairs, pack n plays, new Melissa...

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Kid to Kid in south Austin is locally owned and operated with an ever-changing inventory. We are open for shopping with safety measures in place. Take a look at our Facebook page to see some of our inventory and message...

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Our customers want quality children's clothing and we're excited that we can offer discounts up to 70% off of original retail prices. We strive to offer a fun and convenient way to sell your gently used items. Whether you're buying...

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Our customers want quality children's clothing and we're excited that we can offer discounts up to 70% off of original retail prices. We strive to offer a fun and convenient way to sell your gently used items. Whether you're buying...

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Visit our store on Far West Blvd for an excellent selection of high quality gifts. We have kids & toddler clothing, backpacks, napmats, baby items, graduation gifts, candles, towel wraps, luggage, bags of all types, jewelry, wedding gifts, and...

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Located at the intersection of I-35 South and University Avenue in Georgetown, Wolf Ranch Town Center is home to more than 80 national and local retailers including popular retailers like Kohl’s, Target, DSW, LOFT, and Old Navy. Open seven days...

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DROP-IN CHILDCARE/BABYSITTING/NANNIES

Children ages 6 weeks to 12 years old love this magical drop-in childcare center, complete with a treehouse, cinema room, loving staff and extended hours. Also offering a year round Preschool Program for ages 3 & 4. ...

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Need a babysitter or nanny? We have been serving families in the Austin area for over 30 years, providing professional, affordable, and nurturing childcare. All providers COVID-19 trained. Also now offering errand services. We would love to help you!

EDUCATION

Covenant Presbyterian Preschool
Ages 9 months – 5 years
9am – 1pm and Extended Care option
Music, Art, Spanish and Chapel
Conveniently Located at Mopac and 2222
Call to schedule a tour at 512-454-8370

At Kirby Hall we help children discover their intellectual strength from PreK through the college-level high school curriculum. We offer small class sizes and academic rigor in a loving, nurturing environment.

EDUCATION

After School Programs

The newest concept in bilingual Montessori education has arrived in NW Austin!
AMI Certified Director
Locally Owned
Ages 3 mos to 6 yrs & Afterschool Care
Full/Half Days & Year Round
Monday - Friday 7am-6pm
Come visit and see why we get great parent reviews!

What are you doing After School? Offering After School, Summer Camps, Educational Programs and more! Since 1982, Country Home Learning Center has earned a reputation in the Austin child care community for providing the very best in quality education. Our...

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The YMCA has been providing After-school Care and Summer Day Camp for more than 50 years. With programmatic oversight now being managed through our new Extend-A-Care YMCA branch, the Y now offers Infant/Preschool Care and an added 20 years of...

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At Primrose, you'll discover a childhood education approach unlike any other. Our proprietary, accredited curriculum assures that children are nurtured emotionally, physically and intellectually. Invest in your child's success. Call us today.

Stepping Stone School is a comprehensive early care and education program that profoundly nurtures children and prepares them for lifelong success. Locally owned and nationally accredited, the school includes 16 campuses in the Austin metro area. We teach a S.T.E.A.M....

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We offer family memberships, sports programs & swim lessons for youth & adults, childcare at some locations, summer camps and more! All at a sliding scale. Join us! Visit a location near you today and see how we can...

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Charter Schools

Austin Classical Academy is a nationally recognized, A-rated campus serving grades K-8 in northeast Austin. Our whole-child approach to education makes family and community engagement a priority and gives scholars the tools they need to succeed in college and beyond.

Preschools & Daycare

Children ages 6 weeks to 12 years old love this magical drop-in childcare center, complete with a treehouse, cinema room, loving staff and extended hours. Also offering a year round Preschool Program for ages 3 & 4. ...

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It is our goal to provide a loving, diverse, holistic, educational, and experiential environment for children in order to nurture, stimulate, and cultivate healthy minds, bodies, and souls. We aspire to attain this vision through the direction of experienced Montessori...

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The newest concept in bilingual Montessori education has arrived in NW Austin!
AMI Certified Director
Locally Owned
Ages 3 mos to 6 yrs & Afterschool Care
Full/Half Days & Year Round
Monday - Friday 7am-6pm
Come visit and see why we get great parent reviews!

What are you doing After School? Offering After School, Summer Camps, Educational Programs and more! Since 1982, Country Home Learning Center has earned a reputation in the Austin child care community for providing the very best in quality education. Our...

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Covenant Presbyterian Preschool
Ages 9 months – 5 years
9am – 1pm and Extended Care option
Music, Art, Spanish and Chapel
Conveniently Located at Mopac and 2222
Call to schedule a tour at 512-454-8370

At Creative World, our early learning schools celebrate the curiosity of young children. You will immediately see the difference when you visit our beautiful new preschool. Much more than just a daycare, we offer learning opportunities and childcare for all...

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Emerson Academy is a non-profit child development center serving Round Rock, Pflugerville, Hutto, and the surrounding communities.
Emerson provides an inclusive learning environment where ALL children can learn and grow together. From our highly trained staff to our literacy-based and...

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The YMCA has been providing After-school Care and Summer Day Camp for more than 50 years. With programmatic oversight now being managed through our new Extend-A-Care YMCA branch, the Y now offers Infant/Preschool Care and an added 20 years of...

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The German International School of Texas at Austin Pre-K will open it's doors for the first time in the Fall of 2021 for ages 3-5 years. Registrations are now available at www.germantexans.org. GTHS has been teaching German to all ages since 1995.

Gethsemane Lutheran Children’s Ministry (GLCM) offers year round full-time and part-time child care and preschool education for children from 6 weeks to 6 years in Austin, TX. Our program emphasizes Christian values of love and trust, justice and peace, cooperation...

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Jump! is Austin's most fun way to learn Gymnastics and more! Join our amazing instructors for Preschool, After School, School Break Camps, Birthday Parties and Gymnastics. Jump! is a fully licensed child care facility led by a masters...

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Leaps-n-Bounds is a registered childcare and preschool program located in the Northwest Hills community of Austin, Texas.  Our school provides children ages 6 weeks through preschool with a secure, nurturing, and caring environment in which to learn and play. This...

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Nicholson Early Childhood Education Center is a half-day, NAC accredited, private preschool program nurturing children from 18 months to 5 years of age. Schedule a tour and come see why parents love our program!

Nido Verde Di Reggio Emilia is a NAEYC accredited Spanish immersion school in Austin with a Reggio Emilia inspired approach to the International Baccalaureate’s (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP). We serve infants through kindergarten in the Best Private School...

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At Primrose, you'll discover a childhood education approach unlike any other. Our proprietary, accredited curriculum assures that children are nurtured emotionally, physically and intellectually. Invest in your child's success. Call us today.

A play-based learning experience!
Ages 2-5
Small class sizes
Child-led learning
STEAM

Spicewood Country School is a 40 year tradition for children ages 2-5 in west and northwest Austin. We offer small classes with balanced activities and many opportunities for creativity and self expression. We also offer a summer day camp for...

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Stepping Stone School is a comprehensive early care and education program that profoundly nurtures children and prepares them for lifelong success. Locally owned and nationally accredited, the school includes 16 campuses in the Austin metro area. We teach a S.T.E.A.M....

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The Magic Dragon Preschool offers a year round preschool with high quality education, high academic standards and character building in a caring, bilingual and creative learning environment. They also offer after school care. A 4 Star Texas Rising...

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We offer family memberships, sports programs & swim lessons for youth & adults, childcare at some locations, summer camps and more! All at a sliding scale. Join us! Visit a location near you today and see how we can...

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Private Schools

The director is AMI certified and has been providing authentic Montessori education in Austin for 20 years! Enrichment activities include foreign language and cultural immersion, gymnastics, yoga, art and gardening. For ages 12 months to 7 years. Schedule a visit...

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The newest concept in bilingual Montessori education has arrived in NW Austin!
AMI Certified Director
Locally Owned
Ages 3 mos to 6 yrs & Afterschool Care
Full/Half Days & Year Round
Monday - Friday 7am-6pm
Come visit and see why we get great parent reviews!

At Kirby Hall we help children discover their intellectual strength from PreK through the college-level high school curriculum. We offer small class sizes and academic rigor in a loving, nurturing environment.

Nido Verde Di Reggio Emilia is a NAEYC accredited Spanish immersion school in Austin with a Reggio Emilia inspired approach to the International Baccalaureate’s (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP). We serve infants through kindergarten in the Best Private School...

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Providing exceptional Montessori education in Austin since 1998 so celebrating 20 years this year! Director AMI certified with over 45 years of experience. Ages 12 months to 7 years old. Full and half day year round and...

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Special Needs

Emerson Academy is a non-profit child development center serving Round Rock, Pflugerville, Hutto, and the surrounding communities.
Emerson provides an inclusive learning environment where ALL children can learn and grow together. From our highly trained staff to our literacy-based and...

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ENRICHMENT

Armstrong Community Music School offers exciting opportunities to learn the joys of music for students of all ages and skill levels, from early childhood to adult. As a nonprofit organization, it is our core mission to provide excellence in music...

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Behrens Guitar offers in-person and Zoom classes for all ages & levels! Classical guitar, electric guitar, electric bass along with Suzuki guitar program for ages 4-8.

HCTC offers Athlete Development programs and Group Training classes for all ages, as well as our Basketball Skills Academy, summer camps and skill clinics, 3-on-3 leagues and tournaments, and much more!

The Science Mill is a family destination offering a fun, interactive learning environment for all ages. Through cutting-edge technology-based exhibits, games, and programs, the Science Mill expands students' understanding and appreciation of science in their everyday lives. By igniting their...

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ENRICHMENT

Animals

Austin Zoo & Animal Sanctuary is a private, non-profit zoo, with over 350 animals across a hundred different species and is a forever home for our rescued animals. Purchase tickets online before you visit! Zoo memberships and gift certificates now...

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Fall Family Fun Days are back every Saturday and Sunday in October from 11am - 5pm! The whole family will enjoy farm animals and wildlife, cow milking, animal shows, hayrides, music, children's gardens, pumpkin patch, homemade food, crafts, pumpkins and more!

Art

Don't forget to add CREATIVITY to your Fall Schedule! Enroll in an Art Class at one of 6 Cordovan Art School locations, or Online! Classes will explore all media and are for kids, homeschoolers, teens, and adults at all skill...

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We combine daily art projects with real-world problem-solving activities for a one-of-a-kind experience. We also offer birthday parties & after school activities.

Drawing is the fundamental skill of the visual arts that can-and-should be learned by all children. Young Rembrandts teaches the drawing skills children need while developing learning skills that give children an academic advantage in the classroom. Offering...

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Dance

Capital City Ballet is Austin's home for superior classical ballet training in a supportive, healthy environment. We offer classes for kids ages 3 through adult along with private ballet and pilates.

Start, Stay, and Grow with Dancers Workshop! We offer dance classes for age 2 to adults plus summer camps and intensives. We also offer creative dance and combo classes for preschoolers, ballet, pointe, jazz, hip hop, drill team prep, tap...

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Moving to empower at-risk youth through dance and theater arts, because everyone deserves a chance to dance! Leap of Joy offers dance and theater arts after school and summer camp enrichment programs to children, ages 4 to 14, in under-served...

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The Austin City Ballet's 20th annual Nutcracker is back and better than ever! Performance will be held at The Boyd Vance Theater, December 17-19, 2021. Tickets now on sale at https://acbnutcracker20121.bpt.me/!

"I believe that children who study the art of dance gain more than just coordination and grace. More importantly they learn positive life lessons. I feel very blessed to have the opportunity to pass down the tradition and love for...

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Gymnastics

Big Hug Gym is a special, educational gymnastics program. We combine research-based, personalized learning with fun physical activities in order to create healthy lifestyle habits and build self-esteem and independence. Our program is for everyone starting 16 months old, no...

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Jump! is Austin's most fun way to learn Gymnastics and more! Join our amazing instructors for Preschool, After School, School Break Camps, Birthday Parties and Gymnastics. Jump! is a fully licensed child care facility led by a masters...

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National Elite Gymnastics offers both quality recreational and competitive team gymnastics programs along with summer classes and camps. All recreational classes at NEG focus on safety, fun, and gymnastics. Children enjoy coming to N.E.G. for their weekly scheduled class day...

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Language Education

The best proven methodology for Spanish Language acquisition through immersion! Our program's goal is to empower students to use the Spanish language with confidence. Using our proven language immersion program, our classes create an environment where students learn the Spanish...

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The German International School of Texas at Austin Pre-K will open it's doors for the first time in the Fall of 2021 for ages 3-5 years. Registrations are now available at www.germantexans.org. GTHS has been teaching German to all ages since 1995.

Music

Armstrong Community Music School offers exciting opportunities to learn the joys of music for students of all ages and skill levels, from early childhood to adult. As a nonprofit organization, it is our core mission to provide excellence in music...

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Behrens Guitar offers in-person and Zoom classes for all ages & levels! Classical guitar, electric guitar, electric bass along with Suzuki guitar program for ages 4-8.

Heartsong Music teaches Music Together, the internationally recognized music and movement program for children from birth through age 7 and the adults who love them. Our mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood music education program for the...

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Outdoors

Fall Family Fun Days are back every Saturday and Sunday in October from 11am - 5pm! The whole family will enjoy farm animals and wildlife, cow milking, animal shows, hayrides, music, children's gardens, pumpkin patch, homemade food, crafts, pumpkins and more!

Natureversity is an outdoor nature school that teaches environmental education through earth-based skills, crafts & traditions. Our outdoor classroom inspires imaginative play, creations from nature, and life-long relationships with the earth, community, family and self. Weekly Nature School, Weekend Programs and Nature Camps available.

Pumpkin Nights are back at Pioneer Farms! Week nights and weekends in October families will enjoy a family friendly Halloween night time experience that includes Texas-sized Jack O' Lanterns, a flying 40 foot dragon, more than 3,000 hand-carved real...

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Sports

HCTC offers Athlete Development programs and Group Training classes for all ages, as well as our Basketball Skills Academy, summer camps and skill clinics, 3-on-3 leagues and tournaments, and much more!

Lonestar Soccer Club is a 501c3 non-profit full-service youth soccer organization for ages 4 to 19. While offering several programs for all soccer levels, the club prides themselves on also providing an opportunity for kids to enjoy an active...

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STEM/Science

Austin area parents and kids have an IDEA Lab Kids S.T.E.A.M Campus to help build critical-thinking skills and Build Better Brains. Your local IDEA Lab S.T.E.A.M. Campus provides FUN and engaging Birthday Party Experiences, Innovative Camps, Preschool S.T.E.A.M Enrichment Classes,...

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Mad Science camps, after school programs, parties, and events are designed for exciting, fun, hands-on STEM activities. Your child will become a junior scientist with the opportunity to experience a variety of science adventures. Our instructors are people who...

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My Coding Place is a year-round program for kids ages 7-18. We combine collaboration and immersion with virtual direct instruction to get kids learning to code and rockin' their inner hacker in no time! Our mission is to inspire...

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The Science Mill is a family destination offering a fun, interactive learning environment for all ages. Through cutting-edge technology-based exhibits, games, and programs, the Science Mill expands students' understanding and appreciation of science in their everyday lives. By igniting their...

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Swim

Others "do" lessons, we TEACH Swimming! Two locations: Bee Cave and Cedar Park. Beautiful INDOOR, heated, crystal clear pools. Convenient class times to choose from. Friendly, Professional Teachers who get RESULTS! Once and Twice a Week options available, more if...

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Theatre Performance

Afterschool & Weekend Classes in Acting, Vocals, Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip-Hop, Improv, Sketch Comedy, Stage Combat, Acting for the Camera, Musical Theatre & Audition Technique. Also offering school break camps with early drop off and late pick up options....

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Where each child is a STAR! Virtual and in-person options plus many convenient locations in the Austin metro area. Enroll now for Theatre Arts Fall Classes and for Winter Camps! Empowering Kids ages 18 months to 19 years old...

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HAIRCUTS/SALONS

Kids Are Our Specialty! Check out our new location where we offer kids haircuts with special kiddie chairs with video to make haircuts special and fun. Schedule an appointment online by visiting www.kaos-kids.com or call or text us...

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MEDICAL

Almouie Pediatrics is a full service pediatric practice. We offer care to newborns, children and teens which includes all immunizations, school physicals, acne treatments, ADHD, skin disorders, weight management, ear piercing and the latest innovations in the diagnosing, testing and treatment of allergy and asthma...

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At Little Smiles, we provide high-quality, high-tech pediatric dentistry that revolves around one thing, and that is your child’s total comfort. Parents are welcomed in the treatment rooms. Our office is fun and welcoming. Check out our...

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