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

T.A. Brown Elementary School Modernization Team Shares New 3D View

Aug 16,2019 All Schools

The T.A. Brown Elementary School modernization team has unveiled new 3D renderings from their ongoing Design Development phase. The 3D designs, linked below, depict exterior…

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Drone Footage: July 2019

Aug 13,2019 All Schools

Check out the July drone footage from some of the 2017 Bond Modernization projects across AISD! 0:03 – Ann Richards School For Young Women Leaders…

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James Bowie High School 2019-2020 Parking Update

Aug 08,2019 All Schools

It’s nearly time to start another year at James Bowie High School, and we hope you all have had a restful and fun summer. If…

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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