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CDC: 227901002

AUSTIN, TX 78703-4699

Phone: (512) 414-2505

Austin High School

2,350 students in grades 9 ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Austin High School is an urban school in Austin with 2,350 students. Students perform at the state average in passing TAKS scores. A majority of students are prepared for college in both English Language Arts and Math.

Teachers have roughly the same experience as the state average and are paid about the same as the state average.

The school spends $4,159 per student for academic programs and $6,524 per student for all school functions.

Austin High School is located in Congressional District 21, State Board of Education District 5 represented by Ken Mercer, Texas House District 49 represented by Elliott Naishtat and Texas Senate District 14 represented by Kirk Watson.


Percent of student body by ethnicity

Percent of student body by academic risk factor

Student enrollment by grade level (percent of students/number of students)

Average number of students per class


Rate of students who dropped out

Rate of students who completed school

Number of days students were present divided by number of days students were enrolled

Percent of graduating students completing the requirements of a given graduation plan

College Readiness

Percent of graduating students who take advanced courses

Mean ACT score for all students who took the test

Mean SAT score (math and critical reading) for all students who took the test

Percent of graduating students who meet college-ready criteria on TAKS, SAT or ACT

Percent of high school seniors who graduate by ethnicity

Percent of high school seniors who graduate, receive a GED, or continue high school by ethnicity


Percent of teachers by years of experience in the field

Average years of experience in district and career

Average teacher salary by seniority (salary/percent of teachers)

Teachers by ethnicity and gender (percent/number of teachers)

Percent of staff by role


Spending per student by program

Spending per student by school function in dollars


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

Name Enrollment Accountability Rating City
Allen High School 3,671 Met Standard Allen
Amarillo High School 2,090 Met Standard Amarillo
A&M Consolidated High School 2,720 Met Standard College Station
Arlington High School 2,842 Met Standard Arlington
Atascocita High School 3,193 Met Standard Humble
Bowie High School 3,144 Met Standard Arlington
Burleson High School 2,623 Met Standard Burleson
Clear Brook High School 2,566 Met Standard Friendswood
Clear Lake High School 3,431 Met Standard Houston
Clear Springs High School 2,450 Met Standard League City
College Park High School 2,526 Met Standard The Woodlands
Colleyville Heritage High School 2,346 Met Standard Colleyville
Cyfair High School 3,191 Met Standard Cypress
Cypress Creek High School 3,283 Met Standard Houston
Cypress Woods High School 3,153 Met Standard Cypress
Harker Heights High School 2,536 Met Standard Harker Heights
Jay High School M 3,008 Met Standard San Antonio
Jersey Village High School 2,953 Met Standard Houston
Judson High School 3,068 Met Standard Converse
Katy High School 2,706 Met Standard Katy
Klein Collins High School 3,247 Met Standard Spring
Klein Oak High School 3,717 Met Standard Spring
Lamar High School 2,783 Met Standard Arlington
Leander High School 2,268 Met Standard Leander
Madison High School M 3,330 Met Standard San Antonio
Mansfield High School 2,367 Met Standard Mansfield
Marshall High School 2,552 Met Standard San Antonio
McKinney Boyd High School 2,914 Met Standard Mckinney
Northwest High School 2,721 Met Standard Justin
Oak Ridge High School 2,682 Met Standard Conroe
Pflugerville High School 2,296 Met Standard Pflugerville
Robert E Lee High School M 2,637 Met Standard Tyler
Rowlett High School 2,604 Met Standard Rowlett
Sachse High School 2,558 Met Standard Sachse
Southwest High School 2,952 Met Standard San Antonio
Stevens High School 2,954 Met Standard San Antonio
Taft High School M 2,808 Met Standard San Antonio
Taylor High School 2,522 Met Standard Katy
The Woodlands High School 3,787 Met Standard The Woodlands
Warren High School 2,864 Met Standard San Antonio