8509 Fm 969 Bldg 629
Austin, TX 78724
Rating
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 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 14% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
595 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Kipp Austin Connections Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#4757 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
90%
52%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
3%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 595 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50%)

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