Akins Eagle News

Are you a new student or an In-coming 9th grader for 2024-2025

Dear prospective student/parent:   Welcome to Akins Early College High School, the Land of the Akins Eagles.  For information on what we offer as a school and information on registering as a new students, please visit our webpage:

Seniors Class of 2024 Events & Dates

Check out this Webpage with details and dates about end-of-year celebrations for Seniors!      

Library Staff Book Club

Our staff book club meets each Monday. Our next meeting will be on April 15. We are currently reading If We Were Villains.

Battle of the Books

Our Akins Library Student Book club competed in the Battle of the Books at Ann Richards High School on March 22. Our students did amazing and we can't wait to go back next year! 

Spring Final Exam Schedule

Final Exams, per AISD Policy, are 20% of a student's Semester Average. Visit this link for details about Spring Final Exams.

Early College High School Summer Bridge/Orientation

Early College High School Summer Bridge/Orientation - 2024 Dates: June 3 - June 13 (Mondays - Thursdays only)  Times: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM Location: Akins ECHS Library

Akins Mariachi featured on PBS News Hourm (National News)

Click (HERE) to see the Akins Mariachi and Instructor Ms. Diaz-Lopez being featured on PBS News Hour

Parent-Teacher Conferences - Friday, 2/9

Parent-Teacher Conferences are Friday, 2/9 Times: 9:30 - 12:00 PM and 1:00 - 3:30 PM No appointment is needed.  Location: Akins ECHS Library

Spring 2024 Starts Tues. 1/9 (B Day)

Welcome back, Eagles! The Spring semester begins on Tues. 1/9/2024 ( B Day). Report to your 5th-period class by 9:05 AM. We will have advisory on the first day back. See below for the detailed semester calendar & schedule. 

Final Exam Schedule Fall 2023

Final Exams for the Fall Semester begin on Friday, 12/15. See below for details about the schedule, final exam attendance incentive policy, and more:   

Advanced Manufacturing Day @ Akins ECHS

Advanced Manufacturing Day @ Akins Wed. 10/25 For all students interested in the Manufacturing Industry  Date: Wed. 10/25 Time: Both A and B Lunches Location: @ Akins ECHS Courtyard

Blue and Gold Night at Akins

We invite you to join us for Blue and Gold Night (Fall Festival) at Akins HS!  Wednesday, October 25th, 2023, from 5:30pm- 8:30pm in the Akins Courtyard.  We will have lots of fun games, performances by the Akins Students, and a wide variety of appetizing food stands.