Wayside: REAL Learning Academy is a tuition-free, college-preparatory charter school founded in 2012 as Wayside Schools’ second of three elementary schools. In the 2014-2015 school year, REAL Learning Academy became Wayside School’s first fully authorized International Baccalaureate (IB) World School for the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP).

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Waste to Soil – The Wayside EcoWaste Initiative

Students at Wayside Schools have become the first charter school students in Austin to begin large-scale composting. Through the Wayside [...]

Wayside: REAL Learning Academy Shares IB Night with School Community

As an IB World School, Wayside: REAL Learning Academy gives students the unique benefit of learning about different places around [...]

2016-2017 School Supply Lists Now Available

The 2016-2017 school supply lists for grades PreK-5 are now available. Please click below to view the list for your [...]

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