PROFICIENCY 80% 11% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #36 of 130 in AUSTIN ISD
  • Ranked #78 of 240 in Austin
  • Ranked #2526 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
70%AUSTIN ISD
87%Austin
72%Texas

Austin 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 2,085 students and 126 teachers at Austin High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 478 free lunch students and 121 reduced lunch students.

Austin High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 79.5%, which is 11% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2085
Teachers125.63
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch478
Reduced lunch121

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment544
Taking some courses323
Taking some courses (not tests)230
Passing some courses228
Passing no courses91

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 Austin High School, there are a total of 544 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 323 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All77%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School77%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All82%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School82%

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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Austin High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 45.5% 25.5% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 6.0% 7.9% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 2.3% 3.5% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 43.8% 60.1% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.1% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.3% 2.6% 2.1% 3.1%

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SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Mathews Elementary School87%0.5Austin, TX
Padron Elementary School72%0.7Austin, TX
O Henry M S85%0.9Austin, TX
Pease Elementary School87%1.2Austin, TX
Zilker Elementary School87%1.5Austin, TX
Barton Hills Elementary School94%1.7Austin, TX
Becker Elementary School65%1.7Austin, TX
Texas School For The Deaf34%1.7Austin, TX
Casis Elementary School97%2.1Austin, TX
Hill Country Middle School97%2.2Austin, TX
Sanchez Elementary School62%2.2Austin, TX
Phoenix Academy18%2.2Austin, TX

Austin demographics profile

StatisticAustinTexasNational
Population907,77926,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,8309791
Median age32.434.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%56%55%
Speak English68%65%79%
Speak Spanish24%30%13%

Education level achieved in Austin

IndexAustinTexasNational
Completed 8th grade86.2%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school85.3%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college71.6%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.8%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors47.7%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters17.5%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.3%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Austin High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.