401 S Hwy 31
Austin, IN 47102
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Austin Elementary School serves 532 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Austin Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Austin Elementary School's student population of 532 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
532 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Austin Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Austin Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1238 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
1%
13%
White
91%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Austin Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Austin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 532 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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