Clayton Elementary School

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7525 La Crosse Ave

Austin, TX 78739

(512) 841-9200

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 900

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

22 Parent Reviews for Clayton Elementary School

we moved from out of state and everyone from the office staff to the teachers has gone out of their way to make us feel welcome THANK YOU!!!

Posted by a parent on 09/02/14

Clayton is simply exceptional! My daughter only attended Kindergarten at Clayton, but it was such an amazing experience. She gained so much confidence and so much excitement about learning! The environment is so safe and nurturing. Our teacher (Beisel, LOVE her) sent almost daily email updates and the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/09/14

My only regret is that my child attended two years at this school. I wish she could have attended K-5 because the school is such a warm, welcoming place with some incredible teachers and a principal who interacts with the students regularly and seems to care for each and every one. This is a place ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/08/13

My son just finished 4th grade and he enjoyed his year at Clayton. He had great teachers who were very creative with games and supportive letting kids grow at their own pace. We have another kid who is now in high school and have seen many schools in several states and I have not heard of such a creative ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/13

My son has been in this school since 3rd grade. Overall, the school atmosphere is very welcoming and kind. The principal is very hands on, knows every child and family. We've been lucky to get some really good teachers in all 3 grade levels. There have been some dissapointing teachers, who left a year ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/08/13

Have had two students at Clayton, one in middle school now and one in upper elementary (started since K). They have both been challenged and supported academically very well. My middle schooler has been effectively prepared for the magnet school and does very well with peers from across Austin (coming ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/11/12

There are some very good teachers at this school, but also some very poor teachers. The instruction seems to lack scope and sequence and the curriculum focus seems to differ from teacher to teacher. No evidence of grade level planning or cross grade level planning. My child completed the some of the ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/17/12

Have had a great experience here. Very supportive faculty and staff, lots of volunteers working in the school. In general, a great community and school for our children.

Posted by a parent on 03/27/12

My child is a kindergarten student at Clayton Elementary. So far, I've been disappointed with the lack of communication from her teacher. I'm also surprised and frustrated that parent volunteers are not allowed IN the classroom.

Posted by a parent on 03/09/12

This is an amazing school!! I have a child in 5 th grade who has been a cardinal scince kinder back in 2006 and a second grader. Everybody who works there is nice and helpful. All the teachers that we have had are allways interested in the best for the kids and wanting them to achieve their goals. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/16/12

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Test scores for Clayton Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Clayton 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 — Clayton Elementary School is located at 7525 La Crosse Ave, Austin TX 78739. 7525 La Crosse Ave is in the 78739 ZIP code in Austin, TX The school district for Clayton Elementary School is the Austin Isd. Clayton Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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