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About This School

Austin Elementary School is a public elementary school in Dayton. The principal of Austin Elementary School is Mrs Mary Burke, whose e-mail is mary.burke@daytonisd.net. 705 students go to Austin Elementary School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 18% of the Austin Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 61% of the 705 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 63% are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Austin Elementary School is 17:1. Hardin Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Drawing painting
  • Languages Taught

    • Latin
    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Badminton
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Field hockey
    • Football
    • Golf
    • Gymnastics
    • P.E. classes
    • Rock climbing
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Tennis
    • Track
    • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 7% 10%
White, non-Hispanic 56% 66%
Hispanic 34% 23%
Multiracial 2% %
Asian 0.6% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 63% 50%
Limited English proficiency 18% 8%
Economically disadvantaged 61% 50%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (10 years ago)

    I think most off the teachers do a good job. This is my 4th year as a parent helper. I've seen them come and go. I have two daughters that have attended SFA; and have been blessed with the best teachers for both! Mrs.C Smith was 1st then Mrs. Demars they both show their love for teaching and for the kids! Then Mrs. Hutchin & Mrs. ST.Pe` again they show their love for the kids and teaching. All 4 teachers did great with my girls. My oldest even did a paper on Mrs. Smith for her 3rd grade class [Mrs.Smith was her Kindergaren teacher]. The music teacher Mrs. Wagenseller is the best she really put her heart and soul into her work with the kids. She puts on a 50's program every year for the kids! So the have something special to remember about their first few years in school. The parents get to watch but it's done for the kids!

  • (10 years ago)

    All around a good school but I think that it lacks in qualified teachers. A lot of them are just beginning therefore it is hard to determine where your child stands. Also have a problem with new teachers not knowing how to discipline correctly one student who was doing nothing gets picked on by another child and only the child who responds to the original bullying child gets in trouble. Needs to be equal for both children. Other than that the bus system is not very good at all.

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