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911 Emergency Communications Interns visit Star Flight

Akins Business Professionals Of America

9th Grade A Team wins 20 games this season!  

Akins High School Student Council

Counselors' Appreciation Week

Proud students of the Social Services Academy

Akins High School FFA

Akins Pet Clinic

Startup Superstar Entrepreneurs

Akins High School hosts City of Austin Mayoral Forum

Congratulations to Girls Wrestling for winning the school's 5th District Championship!

Dr. W. Charles Akins (1932-2017)

Tennis Athletes did well in Boys Singles, Boys Doubles, and Girls Singles! 

Amazing 2018-2019 Fine Arts Dept.

Akins students participate in a forum- Podemos Latina Lawmakers

Akins High School Health Science Students

Grand Champion Team Award

2018-2019 Cheerleading Squad

Dr. W. Charles Akins (1932-2017)

Coach Eugene Salazar-  300 Career Wins in Baseball!!!

The Akins Legal Eagles (Law Interns) get recognized by the Texas Legislature

Amazing Theater Musical-  CHICAGO (High School Edition)

Upcoming Events

Homework Haven
Date: 4/25/2019, 4:30 PM 6 PM
Location: Akins Library
Akins ECHS Parent Meeting
Date: 4/25/2019, 6:30 PM 7:30 PM
Location: TBD
Diamond Dazzlers Spring Show
Date: 4/25/2019, 7 PM 10 PM
Location: Akins Theater
Akins Eagles Track & Field
Date: 4/26/2019, 8 AM
Location: Heroes Stadium in San Antonio
Coffee with the Principal
Date: 4/26/2019, 8:30 AM 11 AM
Location: Akins High School Library
Diamond Dazzlers Spring Show
Date: 4/26/2019, 7 PM 10 PM
Location: Theater
SCORES Garage Sale
Date: 4/27/2019, 8 AM 12 PM
Location: Akins HS Parking Lot
Track Area Regional Track Meet
Date: 4/27/2019, 8 AM
Location: Heroes Stadium in San Antonio

News & Announcements

Akins High School Threat on April 25th

Last night we were notified of a threat via social media.  A student saw the post and immediately notified campus administration. Austin ISD police immediately began to investigate and identified the person who posted the social media threat. The subject is currently in police custody. At this time, there is no threat to the campus. (CLICK ABOVE FOR MORE INFORMATION.)

Akins students go to the Capitol

AustinPTA invited Principal Tina Salazar and 2 students, Gabriella Pedraza and Jose Luna, to the PTA Rally day luncheon. It was an honor and privilege! #JustFundItTX

Registering for 2019-2020 Courses?

The link above provides information about the 2019-2020 Course Selections for each Academy's pathways, including endorsements. Each student must graduate with an endorsement at the end of 4 years. (An endorsement is a series of Career & Technology Education courses.)

Early College High School

Starting in the 2019-2020 school year, Akins High School will become an Early College High School. Participating students get the opportunity to earned an Associate Degree in General Studies before they graduate from High School. (Click above for more information.)

Akins High School is ranked as "Best High Schools" by U.S. News & World Report

Akins High School is ranked 226th within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Akins High School is 39 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 89 percent. Akins High School is 1 of 19 high schools in the Austin Independent School District. (Click on the Link)

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