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Dessau Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
12900 Dessau Rd
Austin, TX 78754
Phone
(512) 594-2600
District
PFLUGERVILLE ISD
County
TRAVIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
799
Classroom Teachers
67

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

1

(10 is best)

Better than 8.7% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Dessau Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
41%
17%
36%
32%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
20%
45%
27%
48%
12%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
41%
59%
42%
54%
40%
63%
41%
59%
42%
54%
40%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
13
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 265 33.2%
Grade 7 255 31.9%
Grade 8 279 34.9%
Total 799 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 5.8% 24.1% 27.5%
Black 17.6% 16.2% 13.1%
Hispanic 68.8% 50.6% 54.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.5% 8.7% 4.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 73.1% 47.7% 60.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.2% 39.9% 56.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.9% 7.8% 4.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 162,164 29,145,505
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,113.1 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.0% 7.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.2% 21.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.8% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.3% 23.6%
65 OR OLDER 7.7% 12.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 57,764 9,906,070
Single Parent Households With Children 10.0% 12.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.9% 84.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.9% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.9% 14.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.2% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.0% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.7% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.7% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.0% 12.8%
$15,000 or less 4.5% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,011 $152,709,455 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $550 $13,972,750 4.5%
Staff $613 $15,573,265 5.0%
General Administration $77 $1,956,185 0.6%
School Administration $518 $13,159,790 4.2%
Operation $844 $21,441,820 6.9%
Transportation $323 $8,205,815 2.6%
Other $457 $11,610,085 3.7%
Total Support $3,382 $85,919,710 27.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,820 $71,642,100 23.1%
Total Expenditures $12,213 $310,271,265 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,805 $31,189,688,040 44.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $503 $2,700,328,864 3.9%
Staff $486 $2,610,147,638 3.7%
General Administration $147 $788,336,796 1.1%
School Administration $584 $3,136,323,720 4.5%
Operation $1,044 $5,609,178,188 8.0%
Transportation $277 $1,490,194,430 2.1%
Other $449 $2,411,656,042 3.5%
Total Support $3,489 $18,746,356,603 26.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,688 $19,813,642,886 28.4%
Total Expenditures $12,982 $69,749,648,503 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%