We are blessed to have your family looking into Hyde Park Schools. A Christ-centered community with academic excellence is the foundation of HPS. If your family would like to consider becoming a part of the Hyde Park community, we encourage you to apply.
Looking to Apply to Hyde Park?

List of 6 items.

  • 1. Get to Know Hyde Park

    You and your family are invited to explore Hyde Park to find out more information, meet staff and get questions answered.  Find out about upcoming Admissions Events.
  • 2. Submit an Application

    Hyde Park accepts applications online through our secure website. You will set up your FAMILY login/password.  Please record your login and password in a safe location - you will utilize this information each time you login and track your application in the future. You will submit ONE application per student. After submitting your online student application(s), the Hyde Park Admissions office will contact your family.  PLEASE CLICK HERE to start your application!

  • 3. Need Help with the Online Application?

    If you need assistance while completing your online application, please save your form in progress and email: admissions@hp-schools.org.
  • 4. Online Recommendation Forms

    Please click here to access our Recommendation Forms, where you will create an account with schoolrecs.com. Once logged in, locate the grade-appropriate recommendation forms for your student. Follow the directions and complete the "Request" for each form. Your recommender (teacher/ counselor/ administrator) will then be notified. When completed, the confidential recommendation will come back to Hyde Park admissions electronically.

    Additional forms to be printed and completed:

    Click here for the Records Release Authorization Form
    Click here for the Student Questionnaire
  • 5. Testing

    4k-5th grade students will participate in an assessment at Hyde Park Elementary School.  Applicants will be notified of test dates.  Students applying to 6th – 12th grades are required to take the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE).  To identify testing dates and locations throughout Austin, please visit www.iseetest.org or contact the HP Admissions team.  Please click here to see Hyde Park's on location ISEE Testing Dates.
  • 6. Interviews

    The HP Admissions Staff will contact you to set up Parent and Student Interviews in order to better know each applicant and family.
What are HPS' Admissions guidelines?
In keeping with HPS' mission of offering families a challenging college-preparatory curriculum within a Christian community, Hyde Park considers the following students for admission: (1) Students whose academic records demonstrate proven capability to succeed at HPS, (2) Students whose recommendations show a strong behavioral history and proven character as well as student/parent interviews that are in harmony with the Mission Statement and Core Values of HPS.  

International Students
Please click here for detailed information about Admissions for International Students.

Frequently Asked Questions
For additional information including Campus Admissions Guidelines, Wait-Pool Guidelines, Financial Aid Information, Non-Discriminatory Policy and more, please contact the HP Admissions Office.

Interested in Applying for the 2017-18 School Year?
Click here to access the online Hyde Park application. By submitting the application, online parent questionnaire and application fee, your Hyde Park application process is started.

Hyde Park Schools

Hyde Park Schools is a private Christian school system offering an excellent, Christ-centered, college preparatory Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade education at multiple campuses in Austin, Texas.
Hyde Park Schools admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, or religious affiliation, to all rights, privileges, programs and activities available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, creed, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of its education policies, scholarship, athletic, or other school-administered programs.