Ellis Middle School

Ellis Middle School serves 692 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Ellis Middle School operates within the Austin Public School District.

School Overview

The student population of 692 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 692 students
Ellis Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ellis Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Ellis Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ellis Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Ellis Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.32
Ellis Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
43%
31%
Ellis Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Ellis Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,785 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,763 is less than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,828 is less than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Austin Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
2
Number of Students Managed 4,785 528
Austin Public   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $53 MM $6 MM
Austin Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $53 MM $6 MM
Austin Public   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,763 $12,051
Austin Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,828 $11,992
Austin Public   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Austin Community Learning Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.j. Holton Intermediate School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Neveln Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AustinI.j. Holton Intermediate School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 719 students1800 4th Ave Se
    AustinMN 55912
    (507)460-1525
    0.15-6719
  • AustinNeveln Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 1-4 | 341 students1918 East Oakland Ave
    AustinMN 55912
    (507)460-1600
    0.31-4341
  • AustinAustin Community Learning Center
    Special Education School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 78 students912 1st Ave Ne
    AustinMN 55912
    (507)460-1700
    0.7PK-1278
  • AustinWoodson Kindergarten Center
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG | 415 students1601 4th St Se
    AustinMN 55912
    (507)460-1400
    1.2KG415
  • AustinNew Dominion Academy
    Alternative School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 77 students1101 28th St Ne
    AustinMN 55912
    (507)434-8667
    1.3KG-1277

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