Austin Middle School

  • Austin Middle School serves 520 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Austin Middle School operates within the Galveston Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011, 2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students520 students
Austin Middle School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender %Austin Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Austin Middle School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by GradeAustin Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Austin Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2015)
Asian
5%
4%
Austin Middle School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
48%
52%
Austin Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
7%
13%
Austin Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
39%
29%
Austin Middle School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Austin Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Austin Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAustin Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX 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.
0.620.63
Austin Middle School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
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.
44%
52%
Austin Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2015)
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.
7%
6%
Austin Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Galveston Independent School District's student population of 6,974 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,635 is higher than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,536 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameGalveston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed6,974825
Galveston Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$100 MM$9 MM
Galveston Independent School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$79 MM$10 MM
Galveston Independent School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,635$12,250
Galveston Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,536$12,682
Galveston Independent School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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