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Akins High School is a public school in Austin, TX. It has 2,665 students in grades 9-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 131 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Food: Not that many healthy options to eat.

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On Academics: The school work is balanced.

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On Extracurriculars: There are lots of things to do after school.

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On Student Culture & Diversity: Everyone finds friends to be with.

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On Educational Outcomes: There was some help for being ready for college.

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Akins High School is a public school in Austin, TX. It has 2,665 students in grades 9-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 131 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

79%

Test Performance

26
Akins High School performed better than 26% of other schools on Texas math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1460

Based on 28 students surveyed
Math
510
Verbal
480
Writing
470

ACT:
18

Based on 7 students surveyed
Math
18
English
19
Reading
18
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 33% Administration
  • 22% The Kids
  • 22% A principal that seems tho have favorites.
  • 11% The food
  • 11% The campus is too big

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 67% The campus is huge
  • 11% We are nice here
  • 11% The majority of the staff is great!
  • 11% Enjoy people's diferences.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 33% The people are really laid back and no cliques
  • 33% Diverse
  • 22% Average
  • 11% Ew!

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 77% Yes
  • 23% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 9 responses

  • 78% The different majors they offer.
  • 22% Biggest school in the district

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
53.8%
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Female
46.2%
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Racial Diversity

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Hispanic
74.8%
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White
12.5%
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African American
9.1%
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Asian
2.0%
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Multiracial
1.1%
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Native American
0.4%
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Pacific Islander
0.1%