Austin Middle School

1514 N 1/2
Galveston, TX 77550
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Austin Middle School serves 545 students in grades 5-8.
Austin Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Austin Middle School's student population of 545 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2011, 2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Austin Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Austin Middle School is 0.68, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#368 out of 7999 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
38%
52%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
41%
28%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGalveston Independent 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 Middle School is Collegiate Academy (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Galveston Collegiate Academy Magnet School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-9 | 674 students
    0.0 miles
    4116 N 1/2
    Galveston, TX 77550
    (409) 761-6100
    0 5-9 674
  • Galveston Moody Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 154 students
    0.4 miles
    1110 21st St
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409) 761-0069
    0.4 PK 154
  • Galveston Coastal Village Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 418 students
    0.6 miles
    721 10th St
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409) 761-6800
    0.6 PK-4 418
  • Galveston Aim College & Career Prep Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 77 students
    1.2 miles
    5200 Ave N 1/2
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409) 761-6960
    1.2 6-12 77
  • Galveston Central Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-9 | 620 students
    1.2 miles
    3014 Sealy
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409) 761-6200
    1.2 5-9 620

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