Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Austin ISD: B

Total students

855

Avg. teacher experience

11.3 years

Austin ISD: 10 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Austin ISD: 94.5%

Statewide: 90%

Mills Elementary School is an elementary school in Austin, TX, in the Austin ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 855 students. 22% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 10.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of A for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $54,981, which is $2,110 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

6201 Davis Ln
Austin, TX 78749

Office phone number

(512) 841-2400

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Mills Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 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

Race and ethnicity

Total students

855

African American

10 (1.2%)

Austin ISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.2%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

96 (11.2%)

Austin ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

214 (25%)

Austin ISD: 55.3%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

469 (54.9%)

Austin ISD: 29.8%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

64 (7.5%)

Austin ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

1.2%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

11.2%

Hispanic

25.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

54.9%

Two or more races

7.5%

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

22 %

Austin ISD: 49.5%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

6.8 %

Austin ISD: 53%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

10.6 %

Austin ISD: 28.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

22.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

6.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

10.6%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

10.5 %

Austin ISD: 31%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Austin ISD: 29.7%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

8.9 %

Austin ISD: 10.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12.6 %

Austin ISD: 12.8%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

10.5%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

8.9%

Special education

12.6%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

A

Austin ISD: B

Student achievement

A

Austin ISD: B

School progress

A

Austin ISD: B

Closing the gaps

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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

56.9

African American

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (1.8%)

Austin ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

7.6 (13.4%)

Austin ISD: 32.9%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

47.3 (83.1%)

Austin ISD: 57%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (1.8%)

Austin ISD: 1.4%

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: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

51.1 (89.7%)

Austin ISD: 80.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

5.8 (10.3%)

Austin ISD: 18.5%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

15

Austin ISD: 14.7

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

11.3 years

Austin ISD: 10 years

Statewide: 11.1 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

$54,981

Austin ISD: $54,707

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$51,607

Austin ISD: $51,427

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$52,726

Austin ISD: $52,651

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$53,068

Austin ISD: $53,549

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$55,027

Austin ISD: $54,894

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$60,958

Austin ISD: $62,615

Statewide: $65,449

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