Community Partners

San Antonio Zoo

Nonprofit Partner

How San Antonio Zoo impacts San Antonio's shared Community Vision

Through our San Antonio Zoo School, we are helping San Antonio meet it's Education goal. Zoo School provides a high quality nature preschool for children ages 3-6. Each day the children discover the natural world through activities fostering academic and emotional/social growth. Zoo School is a fully licensed preschool program that teaches everything through a lens of conservation and zoology. Our Zoo School staff provide a flexible progam that offers a variety of activities that will enhance children's appreciation of nature, environmental education and science learning. We emphasize child-centered exploration and independent learning incorporating early childhood philosophies of Dr. Maria Montessori and Emilia Reggio.

Community Results Impacted

Racial Inequities Impacted

  • Small Business and Nonprofit Support

San Antonio Zoo serves:

  • Geographic Area Served
    Internationally: Including Bexar County and/or City of San Antonio
  • District 1 District 2 District 3 District 4 District 5 District 6 District 7 District 8 District 9 District 10
    City Council Districts Served
    All Districts

Economic Impact:

$24,000,000 in revenue

$872,190 in volunteerism

33000 volunteer hours at a value of $26.43, as calculated by Independent Sector

Fiscal Year 2020


Coalitions and Collaborations:

  • None

Powered by 1331 People:

  • 596 Staff
  • 60 Interns
  • 600 Volunteers
  • 75 Board Members

Fiscal Year 2020