Cowan Elementary School

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10/10
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Reviews
111
Grades
PK-5
Students
800
Type
Public
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Academics
10/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Reading
89%
State avg: 75%
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Math
94%
State avg: 76%
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Writing
81%
State avg: 69%
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9/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

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Equity
Environment
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Students
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White
47%
Hispanic
40%
Two or more races
6%
Asian
4%
Black
3%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
795 :1
State avg: 489 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
92%
State avg: 86%
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Neighborhood
2817 Kentish Drive
Austin, TX 78748
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Last modified: June 28, 2017

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