Austin High School

Austin High School, located in the heart of the city, is the oldest continuing public high school in Texas. Students from diverse ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds pursue academic excellence, guided by a highly qualified and dedicated faculty. The school will receive a full running track replacement as well as a new addition for athletic program improvements and a renovation for core academics including special education, life skills, fine arts, and career technical education.

Project Timeline

*Timeline and rendering subject to change

Latest Updates

Brown Elementary VR tour still

Two-year Anniversary of the 2017 Bond

Nov 14,2019 All Schools

As part of Austin ISD’s continued commitment to communicate the progress of the 2017 Bond to the community, we are sharing our State of the…

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2017 Bond Update Video

Oct 31,2019 All Schools

As part of our continued commitment to communicate the progress of the bond to the community, we are sharing the latest versions of the Bond…

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Temporary Closure at Doss Elementary School Park

Oct 31,2019 All Schools

We want to thank our students, staff and families for a great start to the school year. If you’ve been by the Doss Elementary School…

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Key Information

  • Modernization Budget: $23,468,000
  • Total Budget: $30,198,000
  • Anticipated Opening Date: August 2022
  • Trustee: Amber Elenz
  • Location: 1715 W. Cesar Chavez St., Austin, Texas 78703
  • Existing Capacity: 2,247
  • Planned Capacity: 2,247
  • 2016/2017 Utilization: 97%

Project Team

  • Architecture & Engineering Team:
  • Amy Taylor, Principal
  • Mike Rosenthal, Instructional Staff
  • Brad Ingram, Instructional Staff
  • Richard Patenaude, Instructional Staff
  • Tanya Mast, Admin Intern
  • Rick Potter, Parent
  • Cherylann Campbell, Parent
  • Kelly Carlson, Parent
  • Eric Wright, Parent
  • Mamie Seller, Student
  • Marcelo Diaz, Student
  • Moyara Pharis, Community Member