Lake Travis High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,561
Best High School in Texas
#74
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District LAKE TRAVIS ISD
Type Public
 Phone (512)533-6100
 Location 3324 RANCH RD 620 S
AUSTIN, TX 78738
Charter School No

Lake Travis High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 74th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Lake Travis High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White71.1%1,821
Black1.4%36
Hispanic19%486
Asian Pacific4.2%108
Native American Indian0.4%9
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races3.9%101

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 3.3%

8% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, LAKE TRAVIS H S students are largely wealthy and rank 38th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman716
Sophomore655
Junior629
Senior561
Total2,561

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
89%
Rank in Texas
94th
Rating
9 out of 10

Students at Lake Travis High School scored an average 89% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 8.6% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% to 94%*92%
Boys85% to 89%*85%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*95% or more*
Blacksuppressed*60% to 79%*
Hispanic80% to 84%*73%
Multiracial50% or more*80% to 89%*
White90% to 94%*93%
With Disabilites50% to 59%*50% to 54%*
Limited English60% to 79%*30% to 34%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1107

The average SAT score for Lake Travis High School students in 2015 was 1107.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
27%
Rank in Texas
742nd
Rating
2 out of 10

321 out of 1,190 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (27%). College admission testing participation is well below the Texas median rate of 37% and in the bottom 24% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
30%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
14th
AP Pass Rate Rating
10 out of 10

Lake Travis High School offers 24 AP courses. 30 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 83% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Lake Travis High School had 446 taking AP exams with a 450 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 98% percentile and significantly above the Texas state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 101% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 30% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 8%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 25%
AP Courses Offered 24

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students4.9%118
Boys6.1%78
Girls3.5%40
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1%24
Boys1.2%15
Girls0.7%9

Location

Lake Travis High School
3324 RANCH RD 620 S
AUSTIN, TX
78738
(512)533-6100

10 out of 10 1

District

LAKE TRAVIS ISD
AUSTIN, TX