Cowan Elementary School, located in south Austin, opened in 1999 and serves approximately 750 students in pre-K-5, including tuition-supported pre-K for qualified families. The school is named after longtime educator Dennis E. Cowan. Its mission is to nurture and inspire children to achieve their personal best every day. Teachers and administrators are always open to meeting with parents to address specific needs or concerns. Cowan has an active PTA and offers convenient opportunities for parents to be involved in their child’s education. Cowan offers a variety of after-school programs, and local daycare programs provide transportation from the school for students attending after-school programs.
This feeder pattern represents the path students take as they advance to high school. Each child's exact path is determined by his or her home address. To find out where your child will attend, click on the school finder below the feeder pattern.
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Performance | Demographics
2019 STAAR Passing Rates
Note: STAAR was cancelled in Spring 2020 due to COVID-19.
In recognition of the disruption caused by the COVID-19 emergency, TEA labeled all campuses Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster for the 2019-20 school year.
Source: Texas Education Agency