Accountability rating

B

Austin ISD: B

Total students

447

Avg. teacher experience

8.2 years

Austin ISD: 10.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Austin ISD: 94%

Statewide: 90%

Widen Elementary School is an elementary school in Austin, TX, in the Austin ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 447 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 71.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 47.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $50,232, which is $3,890 less than the state average.

Contact information

Address

5605 Nuckols Crossing Rd
Austin, TX 78744-4615

Office phone number

(512) 414-2556

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Widen Elementary 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

447

African American

34 (7.6%)

Austin ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.2%)

Austin ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

398 (89%)

Austin ISD: 55.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

9 (2%)

Austin ISD: 29.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

4 (0.9%)

Austin ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

7.6%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

0.2%

Hispanic

89.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

2.0%

Two or more races

0.9%

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

71.1 %

Austin ISD: 49.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

95.7 %

Austin ISD: 53.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

47.9 %

Austin ISD: 27.2%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

71.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

95.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

47.9%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

47.9 %

Austin ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Austin ISD: 28.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

1.8 %

Austin ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

16.1 %

Austin ISD: 12%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

47.9%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

1.8%

Special education

16.1%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Austin ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Austin ISD: B

School progress

C

Austin ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

36.2

African American

3 (8.3%)

Austin ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

18.5 (51.1%)

Austin ISD: 32.4%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

14.7 (40.6%)

Austin ISD: 57.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 1.6%

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: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

30.7 (84.8%)

Austin ISD: 79.8%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

5.5 (15.2%)

Austin ISD: 18.8%

Statewide: 24.3%

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 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

12.3

Austin ISD: 14.4

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

8.2 years

Austin ISD: 10.5 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

$50,232

Austin ISD: $51,464

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$48,545

Austin ISD: $48,927

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$49,335

Austin ISD: $49,451

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

N/A

Austin ISD: $49,945

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$50,470

Austin ISD: $51,430

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$57,043

Austin ISD: $59,003

Statewide: $62,039

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