PROFICIENCY 87% 20% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #24 of 130 in AUSTIN ISD
  • Ranked #53 of 240 in Austin
  • Ranked #1232 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
70%AUSTIN ISD
86%Austin
72%Texas

Anderson High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "AUSTIN ISD" in Austin, TX. There are a total of 2,224 students and 131 teachers at Anderson High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 477 free lunch students and 117 reduced lunch students.

Anderson High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 86.5%, which is 20% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2224
Teachers131.38
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch477
Reduced lunch117

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment549
Taking some courses345
Taking some courses (not tests)196
Passing some courses243
Passing no courses93

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Anderson High School, there are a total of 549 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 345 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All92%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School92%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All81%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School81%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Anderson High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 53.0% 25.5% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 5.4% 7.9% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 6.5% 3.5% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 30.8% 60.1% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.6% 2.6% 2.1% 3.1%

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SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Hill Elementary School95%0.3Austin, TX
George M Kozmetsky School40%0.9Austin, TX
Pillow Elementary School69%1.3Austin, TX
Doss Elementary School94%1.4Austin, TX
Murchison Middle School86%1.5Austin, TX
Burnet M S52%1.8Austin, TX
Gullett Elementary School94%2.2Austin, TX
Settlement Home52%2.5Austin, TX
Wooten Elementary School71%2.6Austin, TX
Wooldridge Elementary School60%2.7Austin, TX
Lamar M S78%2.7Austin, TX
Brentwood Elementary School75%2.8Austin, TX

Austin demographics profile

StatisticAustinTexasNational
Population4,89526,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,2609791
Median age45.134.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)67%56%55%
Speak English89%65%79%
Speak Spanish10%30%13%

Education level achieved in Austin

IndexAustinTexasNational
Completed 8th grade98.3%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school98.3%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college87.8%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree65.0%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors60.8%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters21.1%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.2%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Anderson High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.