News and Announcements

Diamonds, Cheer, Volleyball, Girls/Boys Basketball, Football, Track, Baseball, Wrestling & coaches

Good morning Eagle Family,

On the Weekend of May 8th, our student athletes did a great job shining a positive light on our school. Thank you to all the student groups (Diamonds, Cheer, Volleyball, Girls/Boys Basketball, Football, Track, Baseball, Wrestling) and coaches who came out on Saturday morning to help with the Dia de los Ninos event at Mendez Middle School. They all gave up their Saturday Morning to serve our community and make a difference in the lives of a lot of people. We are beyond proud of all of them. 

In addition, track athlete Trystin Brown competed in the 110H at the UIL State Track meet at The University of Texas on Saturday evening. He became the first athlete in school history to compete in the State Meet and represented Akins very well. Trystin will end his track career at Akins with numerous records and finished in the Top 9 in the state of Texas against all other 6A competitors. We are so proud of all his accomplishments.

Wings Up

Registering for 2021-2022 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.)

The Akins Eagle's Eye wins prestigious award by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association

The Columbia Scholastic Press Association announced the names of publications who are finalists for the 2021 Crown Awards, and for the 2nd year in a row, The Akins Early College High School's 'Eagle’s Eye' was listed as a crown finalist in the Hybrid News category. Other Austin ISD high school campuses who received this same award were Bowie and McCallum high schools.

Senior Yard Signs

Show off your school pride and support the Akins High School by purchasing a mask. The mask is $8 each or 3 for $20! Soon we will be offering Gaiter masks and will advertise when they have arrived!!!!

Contact for purchase: Susanne Ritter at 512-934-3861 or Sam Munoz 512-785-4355, please send a text message with the design and number of masks you are interested in purchasing.

Akins Health Science Program donates PPE in National Emergency

CTE Health Science teacher, Ms. Jennifer Pittaway shares good news!!! Akins Health Science Dept. donated a massive amount of PPE (Personal Protection Equipment) on the morning of March 23rd. Responding to the call in the community during a National Emergency.

Austin Disaster Relief workers were stacking supplies on a pallet to take over to the hospital as it was being unloaded. There is no wait time, as the shortage is so significant. They were amazed by the amount donated by Akins!
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