Stephen F. Austin High School (Austin High School) is a historic Austin, TX high school founded in 1881. Austin High was the first public high schools in the state of Texas and is among the first public high schools in the state of Texas. Austin High, an Austin ISD School
, serves approximately 2,500 students from various Central Austin neighborhoods. Austin High is located at 1715 W. Cesar Chavez., Austin, TX 78703. You can read reviews
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Austin High School is located in Central Austin along the Colorado River. The high school was named in honor of Stephen F. Austin and is located just a few miles from Austin's original colony in present day Fort Bend County.
Austin High School offers robust academic programs including an academy dedicated to global studies. The Academy for Global Studies (AGS) provides an internationally focused and academically challenging curriculum to community to student learners. The program allows students to explore cultural traditions both on the world and local scales, while undertaking a rigorous course load of both pre-AP and AP courses.
Austin High School also offers a wide range of athletic programs for students including Football, Basketball, Tennis, Golf, Swimming, Baseball, Volleyball, Soccer, Track and Field, Cross Country, and Lacrosse.
They also offer excellent Fine Arts programs including drama, band, orchestra and choir. Their award-winning Jazz Ensemble has was selected to attend the Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition and Festival competition, hosted by Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City.