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

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Key Information

  • Modernization Budget: $23,468,000
  • Total Budget: $30,198,000
  • Anticipated Opening Date: December 2021
  • Trustee: Lynn Boswell
  • 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