Project Description

Twain Dual Language Academy

Grades served for 2021-22: PK-7th (will expand to PK-8th)

Lottery grades: PK3, PK4, K

Waitlist grades: 1st-7th

Principal: David Garcia

Phone: (210) 738-9745

Address: 2411 San Pedro Ave., 78212

School Website

At Mark Twain Dual Language Academy, we believe that all of our students should develop into responsible high-achieving global citizens. We pride ourselves in offering the most advanced and comprehensive wall-to-wall bilingual education/dual language experience that fosters high caliber bi-literacy, strong cognitive metalinguistic skills, and a deeper bi-cultural appreciation. Our extracurricular activities, which will continue to expand, are of high interest and help round out the development of our students.

  • Dual-language immersion school promoting English and Spanish
  • Form strong cognitive and academic skills through the development of bilingualism and biliteracy

Gifted & Talented • Art, Choir • Bilingual Education/Dual Language • Dyslexia • Character Development • Special Education: PBIS, Inclusion and Resource, Speech

The University of Texas at San Antonio Lab School

Snapology (Robotics), Drama Kids, Art Club, Spacemaker-coming soon, Weekend athletics, Ballet Folclórico

District Info Sessions:

San Antonio ISD is hosting the following virtual Live Q&A sessions on the SAISD Choice Schools & Programs Facebook page. Questions may be sent ahead of time by direct message through the Facebook page or by email to Participants will be able to post questions directly to the live chat during the Q&A session. Families are invited to view the informational video posted each morning prior to the session. For more information, visit the SAISD Choice Schools & Programs Events page on Facebook here.

  • Tuesday, October 20, 2020  |  5 PM
  • Wednesday, November 4, 2020  |  5 PM
  • Wednesday, December 16, 2020  |  5 PM
  • Thursday, January 21, 2021  |  5 PM
  • Tuesday, February 16, 2021  |  5 PM
  • Saturday, March 27, 2021  |  10 AM
  • Tuesday, May 4, 2021  |  10 AM

School Info Sessions: 

Twain Dual Language Academy is hosting the following virtual Parent Information Sessions. Contact the school directly with any questions. Use this Zoom link to join any session below  |  passcode: 402161

English sessions:

  • Wednesday, November 18, 2020  |  5 PM
  • Thursday, January 14, 2021  |  5 PM

Sesiones en español – Use este enlace de Zoom para participar en cualquier sesión abajo  |  passcode: 402161

  • Miércoles, 2 diciembre 2020  |  5 PM  
  • Miércoles, 27 enero 2021  |  5 PM