Austin Discovery School



Austin Discovery School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Austin Discovery School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 69
1 70
2 66
3 61
4 52
5 44
6 33
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Austin Discovery School is a public elementary school located in Austin, TX in the Austin Discovery School District. It enrolls 395 students in grades 1st through 12th. Austin Discovery School is the 3,502nd largest public school in Texas and the 32,087th largest nationally. It has 11.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 395
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.06
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,087th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3,502nd out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 281st out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,222nd out of 4,707

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Austin Discovery School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 231
(58%)
231
(58%)
 Female 164
(42%)
164
(42%)

Austin Discovery School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 256
(65%)
256
(65%)
 Hispanic 91
(23%)
91
(23%)
 Black 23
(6%)
23
(6%)
 Two or More 17
(4%)
17
(4%)
 Asian 7
(2%)
7
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Austin Discovery School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 311
(79%)
311
(79%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 60
(15%)
60
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(6%)
24
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Austin Discovery School is ranked 4,162nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Austin Discovery School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 63.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Austin Discovery School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 137
2006 213
2007 231
2008 235
2009 317
2010 375
2011 400
2012 395

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.1
2006 9.9
2007 11.8
2008 9.5
2009 10.7
2010 10.6
2011 11.6
2012 11.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 0.15584415584416
2008 0.1063829787234
2009 0.17350157728707
2010 0.18133333333333
2011 0.135
2012 0.2126582278481

Compare Austin Discovery School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,130.0% 11.3:1
 
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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