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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 8 public elementary schools in Austin Public School District, serving 2,714 students. Public elementary schools in Austin Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Minnesota public elementary school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 60% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Minnesota.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Austin Public School District are Banfield Elementary School, Southgate Elementary School and Neveln Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Minnesota public elementary school average of 35% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Minnesota public elementary school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameAustin Public School District
School District Phone Number(507) 460-1900
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MN)
# of Schools8 Schools1,516 Schools
# of Students2,714 Students595,146 Students
# of Teachers178 Teachers38,522 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Austin Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 489 school districts in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 70% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MN)
Overall Testing Rank#348 out of 524 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Austin Public   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Austin Public   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
60%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Austin Public   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
76%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Austin Public   School District and public school graduation rate of MN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.670.56
# of American Indian Students8 Students10,374 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# of Asian Students214 Students41,781 Students
% Asian Students
8%
7%
# of Hispanic Students807 Students57,718 Students
% Hispanic Students
30%
10%
# of Black Students249 Students68,447 Students
% Black Students
9%
11%
# of White Students1,299 Students383,929 Students
% White Students
48%
65%
# of Hawaiian Students14 Students468 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students123 Students32,280 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:12810,675
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 61,576
# of Students in 1st Grade:35863,621
# of Students in 2nd Grade:40464,478
# of Students in 3rd Grade:41665,799
# of Students in 4th Grade:44067,321
# of Students in 5th Grade:39567,763
# of Students in 6th Grade:39766,635
# of Students in 7th Grade:3254,827
# of Students in 8th Grade:2753,941
# of Students in 9th Grade:114,314
# of Students in 10th Grade:204,349
# of Students in 11th Grade:334,436
# of Students in 12th Grade:535,411
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,334 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,416. The school district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,801 is less than the state median of $14,606. The school district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MN)
Total Revenue$71 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Austin Public   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$74 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Austin Public   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,334$14,416
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Austin Public   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,801$14,606
This chart display average spending per public school student in Austin Public   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Austin Public School District Public Elementary Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Banfield Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 52%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    301 17th St Sw
    Austin, MN 55912
    (507) 460-1200

    Grades: 1-4 | 443 students
  • Southgate Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 56%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1601 Sw 19th Ave
    Austin, MN 55912
    (507) 460-1300

    Grades: 1-4 | 515 students
  • Neveln Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1918 E Oakland Ave
    Austin, MN 55912
    (507) 460-1600

    Grades: 1-4 | 332 students
  • I.j. Holton Intermediate School Math: 30% | Reading: 49%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1800 4th Ave Se
    Austin, MN 55912
    (507) 460-1525

    Grades: 5-6 | 775 students
  • Sumner Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    805 8th Ave Nw
    Austin, MN 55912
    (507) 460-1100

    Grades: 1-4 | 361 students
  • New Dominion Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1101 28th St Ne
    Austin, MN 55912
    (507) 434-8667

    Grades: K-12 | 93 students
  • Austin Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    301 3rd St Nw
    Austin, MN 55912
    (507) 460-1804

    Grades: 6-12 | 109 students
  • Austin Community Learning Center Special Education School
    912 1st Ave Ne
    Austin, MN 55912
    (507) 460-1700

    Grades: PK-12 | 86 students
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