From Carol


ATACP’s Annika Pandey Named National Merit Commended Student

October 10, 2017 No comments
“This recognition is a tribute to Annika's long-term dedication to her studies, work ethic, and perseverance,” said ATACP Director Carol Hagar.

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ATA College Prep Students Zip Through Orientation

September 2, 2017 No comments
Beyond the standard class schedules and syllabus discussions, the time together was packed with everything from Woosh. Bang. Pow., to tangled human knots, to zip-lining through the Texas hill-country.

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ATA College Prep : Did You Know?

July 29, 2017 No comments
ATACP is an independent private school, the youngest and smallest program fully accredited by Advanc-Ed (the largest accrediting body in the world), the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools, and TEPSAC (Texas).

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ATA College Prep Graduation 2017 – Tuesday Night

June 5, 2017 No comments
Please join us in celebrating the ATA College Prep graduating class of 2017: Alejandro Rodriguez, Abigail Chiu, and Wilson Hamilton.

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ATA Parent & Student Meeting – The College Process

March 20, 2017 No comments
"If you are the parent of a sophomore or junior who would like to play college tennis, or any high age student who is interested in learning more about how the college process works, please join us for an informational meeting," ATA CEO Jack Newman said.

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CP Students Visit Public Art On UT Campus

February 21, 2017 No comments
"My favorite piece was called Monochrome of Austin, and it consisted of 70 canoes, 30plus feet in the air, leaning over the street," Alejandro said. "It was incredible."

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Hagar’s Former Student Named Rhodes Scholar

January 20, 2017 No comments
Mikaila Smith, a former homeschool student of ATA College Prep Director Carol Hagar, member of ATA College Prep in 7th and 8th grade, and a lifetime Austinite, recently earned her spot as a Rhodes Scholar.

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Hagar Voted Irish Captain, Joins Distinguished Group Of ATA Alums

January 12, 2017 No comments
“It is exciting to see Josh Hagar named captain of the Notre Dame men's tennis team,” Josh’s long-time coach and CEO of ATA Jack Newman said. “Over 25 ATA players have been captains of their tennis teams. This is the accomplishment of which I am most proud.”

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A Look Inside The Start of ATA College Prep

September 18, 2016 No comments
The ATA College Prep school year is underway! While barely two weeks in, so much has already unfolded. Beginning with Orientation, the students and teachers of the 2016-2017 school year set off on what is sure to be an amazing journey. At orientation, students enjoyed team building activities and games to get to know each other a little better. After a shortened version of the class schedule to meet with teachers and get accustomed to room assignments, the group enjoyed a trip to the Austin Panic Room. After, they stopped at local favorite Gordough's for lunch.   ...

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ATA College Application & Essay Workshop, Aug 2-5

July 25, 2016 No comments
Dear ATA Seniors: As the summer leads to its hottest moments, I am sure you are all working toward your end-of-summer goals, making plans for the future, and thinking about what college might look like for YOU. You are about to embark on your last year of high school, and then off to college. This is an amazing time in your life. It is also a very busy time in your life. It is a time of transitioning into young adulthood with new responsibilities. With classes, work, tennis tournaments, college searches, applications, essays, keeping up with responsibilities and chores, ...

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