Austin Elementary School

Austin Elementary School serves 632 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Austin Elementary School operates within the Dekalb County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 632 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 632 students
Austin Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Austin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Austin Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Austin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Austin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
11%
4%
Austin Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2013)
Hispanic
7%
13%
Austin Elementary School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
5%
37%
Austin Elementary School Black Students (1995-2013)
White
75%
43%
Austin Elementary School White Students (1995-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Austin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.42 0.40
Austin Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
2%
56%
Austin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a
6%
Austin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2010)

District Comparison

Dekalb County School District's student population of 99,388 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,661 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,628 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Dekalb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
135
5
Number of Students Managed 99,388 3,213
Dekalb County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,159 MM $36 MM
Dekalb County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,156 MM $34 MM
Dekalb County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,661 $10,365
Dekalb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,628 $9,935
Dekalb County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Dunwoody High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sandy Springs Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodland Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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