Austin Elementary School

  • Austin Elementary School serves 387 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Austin Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Austin Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Austin Elementary School's student population of 387 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Austin Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Austin Elementary School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#593 out of 7953 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
99%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
1%
28%
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Diversity Score0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdinburg CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Austin Elementary School is Brewster Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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