Anderson High School

8403 Mesa Dr
Austin, TX 78759
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%
Serving 2,229 students in grades 9-12, Anderson High School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,229 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • : 98% (Top 5% in TX)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • : 73% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Anderson High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Anderson High School's student population of 2,229 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 127 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,229 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
127 teachers
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School Rankings

Anderson High School ranks within the top 20% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Anderson High School is 0.63, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
#1519 out of 8079 schools
(Top 20%)
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41%
37%
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73%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
30%
53%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
52%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.63
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98%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Anderson High School's ranking?
Anderson High School is ranked #1519 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
41% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 73% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of Anderson High School?
The graduation rate of Anderson High School is 98%, which is higher than the Texas state average of 89%.
How many students attend Anderson High School?
2,229 students attend Anderson High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of Anderson High School students are White, 30% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Black, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Anderson High School?
Anderson High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Anderson High School offer ?
Anderson High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Anderson High School part of?
Anderson High School is part of Austin ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,229 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • : 98% (Top 5%)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • : 73% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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