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 choice@saisd.net. 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