Vanguard College Preparatory School

Small School - Big Education - Since 1973!

As Vanguard approaches the 2023-24 school year, we are excited to celebrate our 50th anniversary. Founded in 1973, Vanguard prepares students through learning the importance of self-discipline, respect, personal responsibility, hard work and compassion. Small faculty-to-student ratios of an average of 13:1 facilitate a culture of personalized learning that enables students to succeed at the highest levels.

Vanguard is a premier college preparatory school that focuses on a complete education.Hands-on learning and excellence in academics, the arts, athletics and other activities like clubs and community service produces engaged and involved young adults. Vanguard takes an individualized, personal approach to college admissions, meeting with every student and family to determine their personal academic journey. Our focus is the whole child, the whole family, the whole community. If you are looking for a superior education that nurtures strong, well-rounded individuals, Vanguard is the school for you.

Vanguard College Preparatory School

2517 Mount Carmel Drive
Grades 6th – 12th

Best of Waco

Private High School, 2016-2023