Ellis Middle School

Ellis Middle School serves 692 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Ellis Middle School operates within the Austin Public School District.

School Overview

The student population of 692 students has declined by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 692 students
Ellis Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ellis Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Ellis Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Ellis Middle 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 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Ellis Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
Ellis Middle School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
22%
8%
Ellis Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
6%
10%
Ellis Middle School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
66%
71%
Ellis Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Ellis Middle 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.
0.52 0.32
Ellis Middle 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.
43%
31%
Ellis Middle 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.
10%
7%
Ellis Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Austin Public School District's student population of 4,727 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,763 in this district is less than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,828 is less than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Austin Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
2
Number of Students Managed 4,727 528
Austin Public   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $53 MM $6 MM
Austin Public   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $53 MM $6 MM
Austin Public   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,763 $12,051
Austin Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,828 $11,992
Austin Public   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Austin Community Learning Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.j. Holton Intermediate School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Neveln Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AustinI.j. Holton Intermediate School
    Grades: 5-6 | 719 students
    0.1 miles
    1800 4th Ave Se
    AustinMN 55912
    (507)460-1525
    0.15-6719
  • AustinNeveln Elementary School
    Grades: 1-4 | 341 students
    0.3 miles
    1918 East Oakland Ave
    AustinMN 55912
    (507)460-1600
    0.31-4341
  • AustinAustin Community Learning CenterSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 78 students
    0.7 miles
    912 1st Ave Ne
    AustinMN 55912
    (507)460-1700
    0.7PK-1278
  • AustinWoodson Kindergarten Center
    Grades: KG | 415 students
    1.2 miles
    1601 4th St Se
    AustinMN 55912
    (507)460-1400
    1.2KG415
  • AustinNew Dominion AcademyAlternative School
    Grades: KG-12 | 77 students
    1.3 miles
    1101 28th St Ne
    AustinMN 55912
    (507)434-8667
    1.3KG-1277

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