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Overton Elementary School

716 students in grades Early Education ‐ 5

Rated: Met Standard

Overton Elementary School is an urban school in Austin with 716 students. Many students are economically disadvantaged. Students perform at the state average in passing TAKS scores.

Teachers have less experience than the state average and are paid less than the state average.

The school spends $4,720 per student for academic programs and $6,764 per student for all school functions.

Overton Elementary School is located in Congressional District 35, State Board of Education District 5 represented by Ken Mercer, Texas House District 46 represented by Dawnna Dukes and Texas Senate District 14 represented by Kirk Watson.


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These campuses are identified as peers for Overton Elementary School by the comptroller's FAST report based on factors – like "regional wages, district size and student characteristics" – that affect the cost of education.

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