Founders Classical Academy of Leander

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Now Accepting Applications for the 2019-2020 School Year

Founders Classical Academy of Leander provides all students an opportunity to receive a rich classical education in the liberal arts and sciences, tuition-free.

New students: The open application period for the 2019-2020 school year is from December 4 - January 18. Click the Apply Now button to the right to apply. For more information about the application process and the lottery, click the Enrollment FAQs button.

Returning students: You will receive an email from Responsive Ed with the student's snap code and instructions to complete the re-enrollment application. Please contact the front office if you do not receive your snap code by December 7.

An Introduction to Our School

Whether you are a new Founders family learning about classical education, or a returning one in need of a refresher on the Barney Charter School Initiative, the Archers Council, Responsive Ed, or charter schools, this brief presentation is for you.

This presentation was created by the parents organization of Founders Classical Academy, the Archers Council. Learn more about the Archers Council and how you can support our school here.

Archers in Action Parent Newsletter

Our regular newsletter for parents is easier to use than ever before. Click here to bookmark the Archers in Action and check the link every week.

From the Headmaster's Desk

Click here to visit Dr. O'Toole's blog to learn about classical teaching and see pictures of what's been happening inside the classrooms and around campus.

Information for College Recruiters

Founders Classical Academy students are well-rounded, liberally educated young men and women ready for college life. Click here for a copy of the school profile, and here for the 9th-12th grade course of study, including a full list of the advanced math and science, Latin, and humanities courses our students complete.

Our Location

Founders Classical Academy of Leander is a tuition-free classical charter school 25 minutes north of Austin, Texas in the thriving suburb of Leander.

Grades Served: K-12