Purple Sage

Purple Sage Elementary
11801 Tanglebriar Trail
Austin, Texas 78750
Phone: 512-428-3500
Fax: 512-428-3590
Principal, Sara Nelson

Hours: 7:40 a.m. – 2:55 p.m.
Colors: Purple & Gray
Mascot: Riders
Grades: PreK-5

Feeder Pattern

Each student’s feeder pattern is determined by his or her home address. To find out which schools your student will attend, use our Interactive School Boundaries Map.

2015-16 STAAR Passing Rates

  • 3rd Grade Reading – 70% 70%
  • 3rd Grade Math – 72% 72%
  • 4th Grade Reading – 81% 85%
  • 4th Grade Math – 85% 81%
  • 4th Grade Writing – 71% 71%
  • 5th Grade Reading – 92% 92%
  • 5th Grade Math – 89% 89%
  • 5th Grade Science – 85% 85%
Performance Indicators
  • School Report Card
  • Campus Improvement Plan
  • Climate Surveys
  • TX Academic Performance Report
  • Adequate Yearly Progress
  • Accountability Summary
  • Distinction Designation Summary
  • HB 5 Performance Ratings
    Performance Indicators website

2015-16 Student Demographics

  • African American – 3.9% 3.9%
  • Hispanic – 37.5% 37.5%
  • White – 51.1% 51.1%
  • Native American – 0.9% 0.9%
  • Asian – 2.7% 2.7%
  • Pacific Islander – 0.6% 0.6%
  • Two or more races – 3.3% 3.3%

Student Enrollment by program

  • Bilingual/ESL – 32.3% 32.3%
  • Economically Disadvantaged – 35.3% 35.3%
  • English Language Learners – 18.7% 18.7%
  • Gifted and Talented – 6.3% 6.3%
  • Special Education – 6.6% 6.6%

Enrollment

2016 Accountability Rating

Met Standard

Distinction Designations

Top 25 Percent: Student Progress

Mission

The Purple Sage community provides a nurturing and challenging learning environment where each member is inspired and motivated to become a responsible, productive, life-long learner. This mission is accomplished through encouragement, authentic and diverse experiences, and differentiated instruction.

Vision

Empowering Success!

History

Purple Sage opened its doors to students in August 1981.