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This is the official Akins High School website and it is being updated with 2014-2015 information.
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Thank you, Principal Daniel Girard for your service at Akins for almost 8 years.  Best of luck in your future job in Atlanta.  Mr. Girard’s official last day is January 3, 2015.

Hosack for PostBrandi Hosack will be the interim principal of Akins while the district principal selection process takes place in the spring.  Ms. Hosack will start on January 5, 2015.

Mon., Jan. 5 1st day back after Winter Break Austin ISD
Tues., Jan. 6, 7:30pm Girls’ Basketball Vs. Hays HS Akins Gym
Wed., Jan. 7, 6pm Campus Advsiory Council Akins Eagles Nest
Fri., Jan. 9, 8pm Boys’ Basketball Vs. Lake Travis HS Akins Gym
Tues., Jan. 13, 8pm Boys’ Basketball Vs. Del Valle HS Akins Gym

Akins High School student’s art gets selected to be displayed on 10 billboards across the city of Austin.  This is a great accomplishment for Rachel Davison!  She will even get lifted by a firetruck up to one of the billboards so that she can personally sign it!  ​

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Akins High School senior student Rachel Davison’s art gets selected to go up in 10 billboards that will be displayed all over the city. All high schools particpated on this highly competitive contest.  Congratulatoins, Rachel for your outstanding accomplishment!  Also, thank you to Ms. Vivian Holland-Medina, Art teacher and her 4th period Art Studio class.

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To have one of our own students artwork prominently displayed around Austin is a tribute to the Akins High School Art program and it’s students.    Rachel is just one of the many talented artists at Akins.   Congratulations again on a award that is well deserved.

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Nov. 19- Akins High School students who may one day become attorneys go to the Travis County Courthouse for real world experience.

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2014-2015 Akins High School Administration Team

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(L to R top- T. Salazar, D. Girard, E. Wallace, J. Gonzalez, B. Hosack; L to R bottom- M. Garcia, S. Mena, B. Deckard)

For more about the admin team’s profiles, click HERE.

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For highlights or news about Akins High School, please visit our menu link above or click HERE.

Austin ISD’s Response on the Ebola Virus

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http://www.akinseagles.org/2014/10/17/austin-isds-letter-on-the-ebola-virus/

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Akins High School had its Annual Kick-off Rally on Thursday, August 21, 2014.  More than 300 parents, students, and teachers attended.   There were great performances from the Diamond Dazzlers, the band, the cheerleaders, and the STEP team.  All the different members of the academies and coaching staff were introduced at this exciting event!!.  Head Football Coach Garza and those who attended rallied all the football players at the start a great season!!!  The first varsity football game Akins vs. Crockett will be next Friday, Aug. 29 at Burger Center at 7:30pm.

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Board Member Lori Moya attended the rally.  Thank you for all your support!

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The Akins High School Eagle Band receives its 10th consecutive “Sweepstakes” Award at UIL.  Congratulations!!!  READ MORE, CLICK HERE.
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FIRST TIME BOTH ORCHESTRAS GET THE COVETED TROPHY AWARD AT UIL!!!
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UIL Award, 4.16.14
On Friday, March 21, the Akins Journey Theatre advanced from Zone to District at UIL Competition.
CLICK HERE for more.
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Akins celebrated African American History & Outstanding Students
Thursday, February 27      6:00 pm – 7:30 p.m
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Akins High School students win at the Regional’s Austin Energy Science Competition on Thursday, February 20, 2014.   We congratulate these students for their amazing science projects!

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Great news!  The team of Dylan Sylvest, Michael Feser & Joshua Ondrusek
placed 4th in the Engineering: Electrical & Mechanical Category at the
Austin Energy Regional Science Festival!  Their project was entitled “Modular
Storage System.”

CLICK HERE.

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Akins High School PAL® students present at the 27th Annual National PAL Convention in Pflugerville ISD Hendrickson High School on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014.

READ MORE. CLICK HERE.

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Diamond Competition, 2.15.14

Akins High School Diamond Dazzlers hit it big at Dance competition!  Congratulations to these outstanding dance performers.  READ MORE, click HERE.

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The Austin Symphony came to Akins High School on Tuesday, January 21, 2014.  Dr. W. Charles Akins was in attendance as part of the audience.  This was a great opportunity for Akins High School students to be part of.  READ MORE.

Austin Symphony Orchestra

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2013-2014 AKINS HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER OF THE YEAR Teacher of the Year- Briseno, pic 3

 We are proud to announce the 2013-2014 Akins High School Teacher of the Year, Ms. Elise Briseño, geometry math teacher.  READ MORE.

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See online version of our national award winning newspaper, The Eagle’s Eye

CLICK HERE

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See our Akins High School End-of-Year photo slide presentation.

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Akins High School celebrates year two of our amazing CAMPUS PET CLINIC.  Yes, our vet clinic is open to the public!

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AKINS PET CLINIC

The Akins Vet Clinic was featured on KUT.org.  To see more, click HERE.

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Have your child join one of the best marching bands in the state.

 Planning on becoming a student at Akins High School?  Learn about our six academies.

(CLICK HERE) 

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DO YOU WANT TO REQUEST an AKINS HIGH SCHOOL OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT???

Do you need information on registering a new student?

Visit the Office of the Registrar

(CLICK HERE)

 

Akins High School implements the FLIPPED CLASSROOM.  For more information, visit the following LINK.

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