Austin High School

Austin High School serves 404 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Austin High School operates within the Scott County 1 School District.
The school district's 63% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 404 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 404 students
Austin High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Austin High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Austin High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 17:1
Austin High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Austin High School Hispanic (1990-2013)
White
97%
71%
Austin High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups Austin High School Sch Ethnicity Austin High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.06 0.26
Austin High School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
50%
42%
Austin High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
9%
8%
Austin High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,316 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Scott County 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,316 1,469
Scott County   1 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 63% 79%
District Total Revenue $17 MM $21 MM
District Spending $15 MM $18 MM
Scott County   1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,371 $13,002
Scott County   1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,819 $11,056
Scott County   1 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Crothersville Junior Senior High School (4.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Austin Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Austin Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AustinAustin Elementary School
    S Hwy 31
    AustinIN 47102
    (812)794-8743
    0.3 mi | 584 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • AustinAustin Middle School
    401 South Hwy 31
    AustinIN 47102
    (812)794-8740
    0.3 mi | 328 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ScottsburgScottsburg Middle School
    425 South 3rd St
    ScottsburgIN 47170
    (812)752-8926
    4 mi | 624 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ScottsburgScottsburg Elementary School
    49 North Hyland St
    ScottsburgIN 47170
    (812)752-8922
    4.1 mi | 463 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • CrothersvilleCrothersville Elementary School
    109 South Preston St
    CrothersvilleIN 47229
    (812)793-2622
    4.2 mi | 279 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.
Related School Videos

View more school videos