Harris Elementary



Harris Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Harris Elementary Students by Grade
PK 106
K 85
1 102
2 91
3 88
4 86
5 71
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Harris Elementary is a public elementary school located in Austin, TX in the Austin Independent School District. It enrolls 629 students in grades 1st through 12th. Harris Elementary is the 1,686th largest public school in Texas and the 11,802nd largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 629
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.97
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,802nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,686th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,419th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,128th out of 4,778

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Harris Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 319
(51%)
30,739
(49%)
 Male 310
(49%)
32,210
(51%)

Harris Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 510
(81%)
37,398
(59%)
 Black 59
(9%)
4,710
(7%)
 Asian 36
(6%)
2,413
(4%)
 White 16
(3%)
16,543
(26%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
102
(0%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
1,744
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
39
(0%)

Harris Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 585
(93%)
34,413
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(3%)
3,219
(5%)
 Not Eligible 22
(3%)
25,317
(40%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Harris Elementary is ranked 576th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Harris Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Harris Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 688
2006 709
2007 694
2008 710
2009 740
2010 761
2011 746
2012 714
2013 692
2014 667
2015 629

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 15.5
2007 15.8
2008 15.4
2009 16
2010 15.1
2011 17.1
2012 14.9
2013 15
2014 14.2
2015 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71366279069767
2006 0.96332863187588
2007 0.97838616714697
2008 0.96901408450704
2009 0.97027027027027
2010 0.96714848883049
2011 0.9798927613941
2012 0.9733893557423
2013 0.97832369942197
2014 0.976011994003
2015 0.96502384737679

Compare Harris Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 96.5%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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