Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School

8509 Fm 969 Bldg 629
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School serves 595 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 37% (which is lower 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 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School's student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students595 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School is 0.19, 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 Testing Rank
#4029 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
90%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
7%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.190.64
This chart display the diversity score of Kipp Austin Connections 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
69%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKIPP Austin Public Schools Inc School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School is Kipp Austin Brave (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Austin Discovery School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kipp Austin Comunidad (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Austin Kipp Austin Comunidad Charter School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 600 students
    0.0 miles
    8004 Cameron Rd
    Austin, TX 78724
    (512) 501-3643
    0 K-4 600
  • Austin Kipp Austin Brave Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-10 | 373 students
    0.1 miles
    8509 Fm 969 Building 676
    Austin, TX 78724
    (512) 651-2225
    0.1 9-10 373
  • Austin Austin Discovery School Charter School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 524 students
    0.3 miles
    9303 Fm 969
    Austin, TX 78724
    (512) 674-0700
    0.3 K-8 524
  • Austin Kipp Austin Academy Of Arts & Letters Charter School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 451 students
    0.3 miles
    8509 Fm 969 Bldg A
    Austin, TX 78724
    (512) 501-3640
    0.3 5-8 451
  • Austin Kipp Austin College Prep Charter School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 433 students
    0.3 miles
    8004 Cameron Rd
    Austin, TX 78724
    (512) 637-6870
    0.3 5-8 433

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