Harris Elementary



Harris Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Harris Elementary Students by Grade
PK 137
K 113
1 108
2 94
3 98
4 85
5 79
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 714 students in grades 1st through 12th. Harris Elementary is the 1,008th largest public school in Texas and the 7,036th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 714
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.84
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,036th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,008th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,554th out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 634th out of 4,707

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Harris Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 358
(50%)
32,404
(49%)
 Male 356
(50%)
33,970
(51%)

Harris Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 575
(81%)
41,106
(62%)
 Black 86
(12%)
5,504
(8%)
 Asian 20
(3%)
2,193
(3%)
 White 18
(3%)
15,804
(24%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
1,600
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
134
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
33
(0%)

Harris Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 665
(93%)
40,119
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(4%)
3,529
(5%)
 Not Eligible 19
(3%)
22,726
(34%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Harris Elementary is ranked 327th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Harris Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 63.8%. 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

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

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

Compare Harris Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 97.3%
 

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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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