Students in grades 3rd, 4th, and 5th are part of SAA's Elementary School program. classes are departmentalized in both the core academic areas and special classes, including art, music, Spanish, physical education, library and integrated technology.
At San Antonio Academy, students in 3rd through 8th grades are instructed in a systematic way, learning specific techniques for listening, reading, managing time effectively, taking responsibility for one’s own learning, memory training, and test-taking strategies. As part of the SAA Upper School experience, good study skills are essential. Students will rely upon these skills in high school, college, and throughout the rest of their lives.