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In a recent survey of public high schools, the Liberal Arts and Science Academy, or LASA, was ranked No. 14 among the top 25 high schools in the nation.

The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce State of Education luncheon recognizes the achievements of top public schools in several categories. At the ninth annual event Nov. 18, several outstanding Austin ISD high schools were recognized for their...