PROFICIENCY 87% 21% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #18 of 130 in AUSTIN ISD
  • Ranked #46 of 240 in Austin
  • Ranked #1155 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
70%AUSTIN ISD
87%Austin
72%Texas

Zilker Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "AUSTIN ISD" in Austin, TX. There are a total of 567 students and 40 teachers at Zilker Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 117 free lunch students and 39 reduced lunch students.

Zilker Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 87.0%, which is 21% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students567
Teachers39.64
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch117
Reduced lunch39

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Zilker Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All85%
385-89%
485-89%
580-84%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All89%
385-89%
485-89%
590-94%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Zilker Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 57.0% 25.5% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 1.8% 7.9% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 1.3% 3.5% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 34.4% 60.1% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.1% 2.6% 2.1% 3.1%

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Austin demographics profile

StatisticAustinTexasNational
Population907,77926,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,8309791
Median age32.434.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%56%55%
Speak English68%65%79%
Speak Spanish24%30%13%

Education level achieved in Austin

IndexAustinTexasNational
Completed 8th grade86.2%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school85.3%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college71.6%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.8%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors47.7%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters17.5%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.3%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Zilker Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.