Barton Hills Elementary School

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2108 Barton Hills Dr

Austin, TX 78704

(512) 414-2013

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 450

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

35 Parent Reviews for Barton Hills Elementary School

This school is the best school in Texas. The teachers are caring and challenging and don't give up until you get the concept completely. The PE in this school is great I think you will be happy here!

Posted by a other on 06/09/14

Barton Hills Elementary has some incredible qualities: caring teachers, a very strong and dynamic administrator, emphasis on whole child education and wellness, and one of the best music programs in town. It's also slightly smaller than most elementary schools, and located near downtown Austin.

Posted by a parent on 04/30/14

Barton Hills Elementary is amazing. Academics are very strong, yet students never feel pressured or stressed. There is also a strong emphasis on the arts. My (KINDER) son is learning to read music, has discovered he loves to sing, (thanks to an amazing music teacher) discusses Picasso and Degas, attends ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/21/13

BHE has great kindergarden teachers, however in the oldest grades some teacher don't go further to keep advance students stimulate. This school don't have a strong gifted program. Infrastructure and cafeteria are not very clean and students are constantly sick. Some teachers and personal are not very ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/03/13

We took great care in selecting an elementary school and went out of way to transfer to Barton Hills Elementary with the hope that it would live up to all the great things we heard. Indeed it has so far! We're in our third year and have been so pleased with the teachers, not just from an academic standpoint, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/10/12

I went to Barton hills from grade PK-5th grade and I loved every min. of it. 20 years later, I know have a child of my own and want her to go there, I am praying they do not close the school down! Best school ever!

Posted by a parent on 02/03/11

Barton Hills is a small neighborhood gem in this large urban district. With skilled, caring teachers and hardworking, talented parent volunteers, the educational experience is rich. It's an incredible community to be a part of.

Posted by a parent on 01/10/11

Small classes, fantastic teachers and great academic enrichment opportunities.

Posted by a parent on 04/29/10

It is a true neighborhood school in the best sense.

Posted by a parent on 04/24/10

This is an A+ school with all the right ingredients first-class teachers, engaged kids and involved parents. It's no surprise folks camp out overnight to transfer their kids here. Plus, this school offers sixth grade, which is becoming increasingly unusual at AISD.

Posted by a parent on 10/14/09

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Test scores for Barton Hills Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Barton Hills Elementary School
Austin Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Austin schools — Barton Hills Elementary School is located at 2108 Barton Hills Dr, Austin TX 78704. 2108 Barton Hills Dr is in the 78704 ZIP code in Austin, TX The school district for Barton Hills Elementary School is the Austin Isd. Barton Hills Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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