Akins High School

10701 S 1st St
Austin, TX 78748
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 2,640 students in grades 9-12, Akins High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,640 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • : 94% (Top 50% in TX)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

Akins High School's student population of 2,640 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 163 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,640 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
163 teachers
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School Rankings

Akins High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Akins High School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (TX)
#6412 out of 8188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20%
41%
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45%
51%
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33%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Akins High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
78%
53%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
12%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Texas.
0.38
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94%
90%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Akins High School's ranking?
Akins High School is ranked #6412 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Akins High School often compared to?
Akins High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Bowie High School, Austin High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 45% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of Akins High School?
The graduation rate of Akins High School is 94%, which is higher than the Texas state average of 90%.
How many students attend Akins High School?
2,640 students attend Akins High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Akins High School students are Hispanic, 12% of students are White, 5% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Akins High School?
Akins High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Akins High School offer ?
Akins High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Akins High School part of?
Akins High School is part of Austin ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,640 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • : 94% (Top 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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