Menchaca Elementary School

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12120 Manchaca Rd

Austin, TX 78748

(512) 414-2333

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 750

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Menchaca Elementary School

AMAZING, AWESOME!! Great teachers, great principal, GREAT Assistant principal!! Fun activities(PNO, Mustang Roundup, family fitness night etc.), great field trips, great PTA, great atmosphere!! My kids have done great here!! We transferred here from another school here in Austin that is supposed to be ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/15/13

Excellent school that the teachers and staff are awesome and go the extra mile. I was very surprised with the rating for Menchaca as my experience is it is an excellent school. It was so far off I'm questioning the ratings of this website...

Posted by a parent on 05/13/13

LOVE Menchaca Elementary. I have two children in this school. All the teachers have been excellent. Ms. Herrera has been a favorite. Both children love school thanks to her. The principle makes an all out effort to know all of the children. I really appreciate this.

Posted by a parent on 09/02/10

The teachers and the staff are always there to help you with any problem you may have. They but effort to teach the children not only the school lessons but what are going to expect from the real life.

Posted by a parent on 05/20/10

My daughter is in kindergarten and Ms. Herrera is a great teacher with wonderful, caring, and fun qualities that have developed my child's knowledge way passed my expectations. She does not let them just play all day. She really teaches them skills and academics that keep her class ahead of the usual ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

My son is in kindergarten this year and he loves it! They go to 'specials' each day, such as art, music, and gym. He was here last year in preK and honestly I was second guessing myself. I wasnt sure if this was the right school for him... it is! We love it! The principals are very attentive and involved. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/18/09

I have 2 children and a niece and nephew attend Menchaca Elementary School. We absolutely love the school. The teachers are wonderful and caring, but also make sure that our kids get a good education. The Prinicpal and Asst Principal are doing a lot of great work to improve the overall school performance. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/03/08

My daughter has attended Menchaca for the past 3 years as a 1st, 2nd and now a 3rd grader. Each year, she has had an excellent teacher. Everyone at the school is committed to excellence - you will not be disappointed.

Posted by a parent on 01/11/06

Fantastic school. Small town atmosphere with teachers who truly care.

Posted by a parent on 11/17/05

My children were in the Early Childhood Program at Menchaca for 2 years. Their teachers were outstanding and gave them individualized help when they needed it. The teachers were always available for consultations and responded with enthusiasm to help or comments from us. The small classes necessary for ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/07/05

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Test scores
Test scores for Menchaca Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Menchaca 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 — Menchaca Elementary School is located at 12120 Manchaca Rd, Austin TX 78748. 12120 Manchaca Rd is in the 78748 ZIP code in Austin, TX The school district for Menchaca Elementary School is the Austin Isd. Menchaca Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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