Norman Elementary School

Norman Elementary School serves 318 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 70%.
Norman Elementary School operates within the Austin Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 318 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 318 students
Norman Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Norman Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Norman Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Norman Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
46%
51%
Norman Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
47%
13%
Norman Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
3%
30%
Norman Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Norman Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Norman Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.57 0.41
Norman Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
94%
53%
Norman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
1%
7%
Norman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 87,562 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,785 is higher than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,314 is higher than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Austin Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
129
3
Number of Students Managed 87,562 822
Austin Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,067 MM $9 MM
Austin Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,112 MM $9 MM
Austin Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,785 $11,947
Austin Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,314 $12,666
Austin Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Eastside Memorial At The Johnston Campus High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is The East Austin College Prep At Mlk (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sims Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AustinThe East Austin College Prep At Mlk
    Charter School
    5800 East Martin Luther King J
    AustinTX 78721
    (512)287-5000
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | Gr. 7-9 | n/a students                      
  • AustinSims Elementary School
    1203 Springdale Rd
    AustinTX 78721
    (512)414-4488
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 293 students                      
  • AustinOrtega Elementary School
    1135 Garland Ave
    AustinTX 78721
    (512)414-4417
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 340 students                      
  • AustinThe East Austin College Prep Academy
    Charter School
    6002 Jain Ln
    AustinTX 78721
    (512)287-5000
    Charter School

    1.4 mi | Gr. 4-9 | 717 students                      
  • AustinEastside Memorial At The Johnston Campus High School
    1012 Arthur Stiles
    AustinTX 78721
    (512)414-5810
    1.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 545 students                      

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