Accountability rating

Met standard

Austin ISD: B

Total students

967

Avg. teacher experience

7.9 years

Austin ISD: 10.6 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Austin ISD: 93.3%

Statewide: 89.7%

Burnet Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Austin, TX, in the Austin ISD school district. As of the 2017-2018 school year, it had 967 students. The school received an accountability rating of Met standard. 83% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 60.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $50,078, which is $3,256 less than the state average.

Contact information

Address

8401 Hathaway Dr
Austin, TX 78757-7097

Office phone number

(512) 414-3225

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Burnet Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

967

African American

76 (7.9%)

Austin ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.2%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

11 (1.1%)

Austin ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 4.4%

Hispanic

826 (85.4%)

Austin ISD: 56.7%

Statewide: 52.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.1%

White

44 (4.6%)

Austin ISD: 28.5%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

8 (0.8%)

Austin ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

7.9%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

1.1%

Hispanic

85.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

4.6%

Two or more races

0.8%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

83 %

Austin ISD: 51.3%

Statewide: 50.8%

Economically disadvantaged

90.3 %

Austin ISD: 53.4%

Statewide: 58.8%

Limited English proficiency

60.9 %

Austin ISD: 27.5%

Statewide: 18.8%

At-risk students

83.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

90.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

60.9%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2017-2018 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

60.4 %

Austin ISD: 29.2%

Statewide: 18.9%

Career and Technical

64.2 %

Austin ISD: 26.7%

Statewide: 25.8%

Gifted and Talented

4.4 %

Austin ISD: 9.4%

Statewide: 7.9%

Special Education

17.1 %

Austin ISD: 10.9%

Statewide: 9.1%

Bilingual/ESL

60.4%

Career and technical

64.2%

Gifted and talented

4.4%

Special education

17.1%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system. In 2017-18, Texas gave school districts with more than one campus a letter grade from A to F. The state did not give grades to campuses and instead gave them ratings based on the previous system, such as "met standard" or "improvement required." Some districts did not receive ratings for a variety of reasons, including being impacted by Hurricane Harvey, being annexed by another district, or having compromised data.

Overall

Met standard

Austin ISD: B

Student achievement

N/A

Austin ISD: B

School progress

N/A

Austin ISD: B

Closing the gaps

N/A

Austin ISD: B

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2018 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

77.3

African American

8 (10.3%)

Austin ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 10.4%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 1.6%

Hispanic

24.2 (31.2%)

Austin ISD: 32%

Statewide: 27.2%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

White

44.2 (57.1%)

Austin ISD: 58%

Statewide: 58.9%

Two or more races

1 (1.3%)

Austin ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

66 (85.3%)

Austin ISD: 80.4%

Statewide: 74.1%

Master's

11.4 (14.7%)

Austin ISD: 18.4%

Statewide: 23.8%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2017-2018.

Students per teacher

12.5

Austin ISD: 14.3

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2017-2018 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

7.9 years

Austin ISD: 10.6 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$50,078

Austin ISD: $52,397

Statewide: $53,334

Beginner

$47,681

Austin ISD: $48,803

Statewide: $47,667

1 to 5 years

$48,378

Austin ISD: $50,728

Statewide: $49,663

6 to 10 years

$48,883

Austin ISD: $50,828

Statewide: $52,056

11 to 20 years

$50,215

Austin ISD: $52,514

Statewide: $55,246

20+ years

$58,529

Austin ISD: $59,680

Statewide: $61,428

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