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ACT Testing

Date:
Time: 7:30 AM – 3 PM
Location: Akins High School, Rooms 110-137

News & Announcements

Registering for 2020-2021 Courses?

The link above provides information about the 2020-2021 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.)

Akins Teacher gets a big award in Austin

Our own speech teacher, Jesus Valles-Morales is awarded BEST ACTOR in Austin by the Austin Chronicle Reader's Poll! The quote on the award page (by a former Akins student) is right on. "Wonderful teacher. Phenomenal actor. Beautiful spirit." Congratulations Mr. Valles!

Information about Algebra II

Dear Austin ISD Families: The Texas legislature passed a new law, SB 232, that requires school districts to inform you that Algebra II is not required for graduation, and the possible consequences of your student not taking Algebra II. (Click above for more information)

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.)

Parents- Accessing your student's STAAR Results

Starting June 12, all parents will have direct access to their student's STAAR results. In order to access the portal, parents will need to have their child's unique code to access STAAR scores. There is a way to get your child's unique code.

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

Our School At A Glance

  • 100% Early College High School Designation
  • 100% Wall-to-Wall Academies
  • 30 CTE Pathways
  • 2 P-TECHS (2020-2021)
  • 100% Recognized by U.S. News & World Report
  • donate 100% SEL Seed Campus
  • 100% RJ Focused
  • 35+ Professional/Work Certifications