1203 Loop 360 S
Austin, TX 78746
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Forest Trail Elementary School serves 577 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Forest Trail Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Forest Trail Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Forest Trail Elementary School's student population of 577 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
577 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Forest Trail Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Forest Trail Elementary School is 0.48, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#89 out of 8043 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
14%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
70%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.48
This chart display the diversity score of Forest Trail Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Forest Trail Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Forest Trail Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 577 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Btm 50%)

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