We journey side by side with kids
- To inspire and equip kids in East Austin to be excellent students, make wise choices, and follow Christ.
- Developing servant leaders and heroes of tomorrow.
Our Core Values
Promotes spiritual growth and transformation of our students, supported by scripture
Provides support for students' academic growth and excellence
Builds on the strengths of students and positive qualities introduced by the school
Equips students to reach their God-given potential as productive individuals at school, at home, and in the community
Founded in 1996, Side by Side Kids (SBSK) is a neighborhood recreational afterschool program in East Austin’s St. Johns community. SBSK provides Austin’s only free faith-based afterschool program (grades K-5) through a collaboration of 30 partners and 50 volunteers, serving approximately 280 students every week. SBSK serves 4 schools in an area where 98% of families are economically disadvantaged. SBSK's afterschool program has a 98% success rate. Learn more here.
We journey side by side with kids encouraging and equipping them to reach their highest God-given potential as everyday leaders and heroes of tomorrow.