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

Rosedale School Community Meeting – July 2

Jul 06,2020 All Schools

On July 2, Austin ISD hosted a virtual community meeting for the Rosedale School to discuss the Design Development phase of the modernization project. As…

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Austin High School Construction Update: June 2020

Jun 16,2020 Austin

As part of the Austin ISD  2017 Bond Program, Austin High School will receive a full running track replacement as well as a new addition…

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AISD Future: 2017 Bond Newsletter – May 2020 / El AISD Futuro: Boletín del Bono de 2017 – Mayo 2019

May 29,2020 All Schools

As part of our continued commitment to communicate the progress of the bond to the community, we are sharing the latest issue of our AISD Future:…

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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:
  • Construction-Management-at-Risk Team:
  • Campus Architectural 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