Middle School

Whether they are critically dissecting a novel in class, conducting an experiment in one of our large, modern science labs, or seeking practical applications for mathematical concepts, Middle School students at St. Stephen’s encounter a curriculum that is challenging, engaging and designed to help them make the transition to a highly rigorous upper school academic environment.


Along with one of the finest private school faculties in the country, academics at St. Stephen’s are supported by first-rate facilities, including classrooms and computer labs outfitted with the latest technology. Recent additions to our Austin campus includes the 14 classroom Temple Academic Center, Wycliff and Freeman dormitories, Booth Student Center, Dining Hall, Bowen Fine Arts Studios, Dell Pedestrian Green, and the Spartan Fitness and Wellness Center.  The new buildings received several architectural awards and have given students beautifully designed spaces to develop their mind, body, and spirit. 

Health and Wellness

Given the range of developmental challenges for young adolescents, Middle School curriculum devotes time at each grade level for promoting sound physical, emotional, and social development. 

Middle School Academic Requirements

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  • Grade 6

    English, Fine Arts, Global Connections, Health Discussion Groups, Information Literacy, Languages (Spanish, French, Chinese, or Latin), Math, Physical Education, Science.
  • Grade 7

    American Studies, English, Fine Arts, Health Discussion Groups, Languages (Spanish, French, Chinese, or Latin), Math, Physical Education, and Science.
  • Grade 8

    Cultures & Governance, English, Fine Arts, Math (Math III, Algebra I, Algebra I-A or Geometry), Languages (Spanish, French, Chinese, or Latin), Physical Education, Science, and Theology.

Middle School Daily Schedule

The daily schedule is organized around chapel services, classes, study, meals, athletics, and extracurricular activities. A seven-day, rotating schedule allows ample flexibility and variation and encourages boarding and day school students to learn to make decisions about their use of time.
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Address: 6500 St. Stephen's Dr., Austin, TX 78746
Phone: (512) 327-1213