Akins High School

  • Akins High School serves 2,680 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Akins High School's student population of 2,680 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 168 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,680 students
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Total Classroom Teachers168 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Akins High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Akins High School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4969 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
79%
52%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
10%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Akins High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Akins High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.360.41
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Graduation Rate
93%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Akins High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAustin Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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