Travis High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,329
Best High School in Texas
#1024
 Rating 1 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District AUSTIN ISD
Type Public
 Phone (512)414-2527
 Location 1211 E OLTORF ST
AUSTIN, TX 78704
Charter School No

Travis High School has an academic rating well below the average for Texas high schools based on its low test performance and average AP course participation. It is ranked 1024th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Travis High School student body is mostly Hispanic with a small Black population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White3.6%48
Black9.1%121
Hispanic85.3%1,133
Asian Pacific1.2%16
Native American Indian0.1%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.8%10

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Lower 9.7%

78.6% 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, TRAVIS H S students are largely low income and rank 1074th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman412
Sophomore357
Junior267
Senior293
Total1,329

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
58%
Rank in Texas
1039th
Rating
1 out of 10

Students at Travis High School scored an average 58% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is well below the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 13.6% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls60% to 64%*54%
Boys60% to 64%*54%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian-.%
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*21% to 39%*
Black50% to 59%*50% to 54%*
Hispanic61%55%
Multiracialsuppressed*50% or more*
White50% or more*50% to 59%*
With Disabilites35% to 39%*30% to 34%*
Limited English50% to 54%*31%

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
796

The average SAT score for Travis High School students in 2015 was 796.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
37%
Rank in Texas
497th
Rating
4 out of 10

206 out of 560 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (37%). College admission testing participation is about equal to the Texas median rate of 37% and in the bottom 49% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
19%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
461st
AP Pass Rate Rating
2 out of 10

Travis High School offers 18 AP courses. 19 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 59% percentile and slightly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Travis High School had 215 taking AP exams with a 56 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 26% percentile and well below the Texas state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 26% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 19% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 5%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 5%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 18%
AP Courses Offered 18

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate34%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate36%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate33%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students8.9%127
Boys10.2%79
Girls7.4%48
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students2.7%38
Boys3.9%30
Girls1.2%8

Expulsion Rate

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

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students5.1%73
Boys6.2%48
Girls3.9%25
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students4.9%69
Boys5.8%45
Girls3.1%24

Location

Travis High School
1211 E OLTORF ST
AUSTIN, TX
78704
(512)414-2527

2 out of 10 1

District

AUSTIN ISD
AUSTIN, TX