education


Josh Hagar talks Glimmer impact, kicks off new campaign

October 23, 2017 No comments
"The power of clean water – combined with a quality education – means that hundreds of children will have the opportunity to thrive. The projects funded by the Austin Tennis Academy will make an immediate and lasting difference as part of Glimmer’s work in the Villages of Gondar."  - Glimmer.org

Read More


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.

Read More


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.

Read More


ATA Adds Experience, Energy With Coach Shaimaa Elsisi

August 28, 2017 No comments
“I am a coach because of my passion for tennis,” Shaimaa said. “I chose to become a coach to give back to the sport, to impact my student-athletes’ lives in a positive way, to help them succeed on and off the court, and to give them the opportunity that my own coaches gave me as a student-athlete.”

Read More


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.

Read More


ATA College Prep – Guest Speaker Series

May 2, 2017 No comments
Excellence is never an accident; it is always the result of HIGH INTENTION, DETERMINED EFFORT, and SKILLED EXECUTION. ~Carla Rosenberg

Read More


The Trip to the Big Apple By ATA CP’s Harrison Chiu

April 14, 2017 No comments
Over Spring Break, Alejandro Rodriguez (another ATA College Prep Student) and I were fortunate enough to have a life-changing internship at Morgan Stanley in New York City. We were interning at the Morgan Stanley Wealth Management group called the Scotto-Sorenson Group.

Read More


The College Process Parent Meeting: RESOURCES

April 4, 2017 No comments
Last week, ATA College Prep Director Carol Hagar and ATA CEO Jack Newman hosted a Student and Parent Meeting for anyone interested in learning more about the college process. 50plus parents and many students filled the ATA Fitness Center to hear the presentation and ask questions.

Read More


ATA Community Celebrates Chiu, Rodriguez, Hamilton at Signing Ceremony

March 12, 2017 No comments
"Tennis is a sport that will only take you so far, and if there is one thing I learned through the process, it's that it is not about all of the titles you win, but rather about the people you get to experience it all with. If I think back to my happiest moments, it isn't winning a Gold ball, it was getting to play with this amazing team," Abigail said.

Read More


ATACP Psychology Students Present Work During Rainy Practice

January 18, 2017 No comments
The rain washed away any hope of hitting a ball this afternoon, but the Academy students and coaches were still hard at work in the fitness center. The coaches led the group through 1 hour of fitness,  followed by two 30 minute presentations from ATA College Prep Psychology students Alejandro Rodriguez and Bailey Forgus. The assignment from CP Psychology teacher Jack Newman was to present an element of positive psychology to the group using a PowerPoint and a handout. "I thought both Alejandro and Bailey did an excellent job correlating the teachings we have learned ...

Read More