At LBJ Early College High School, students are not only preparing for college tomorrow, they are attending college today. LBJ ECHS offers students the opportunity to graduate with a diploma in one hand and an associate degree in the other—for free.
Through an exciting and innovative partnership with Austin Community College, every student—from an entering freshman to a graduating senior—has the opportunity to enroll in college-level classes. In addition to earning college credit, students are preparing to compete in the workforce, while saving thousands of dollars in college costs.
LBJ ECHS is a tightly knit, vibrant community of learners and leaders in East Austin. The school offers a world of opportunities—from arts and athletics to health science and robotics—to help students achieve their greatest potential. The school is home to rich and competitive academics, athletics and arts programs, including "The One, The Only," the highly decorated and world-traveling LBJ Jaguar Band.
LBJ ECHS offers career and technology classes in audio and video production, digital electronics and health sciences. The school offers exciting engineering courses through Project Lead the Way, a national leader in science, technology, engineering and math programs. With a rigorous curriculum and higher education and industry partnerships, the program empowers students to solve complex problems in a real-world context, while developing the skills they need to succeed in the global economy.
As a school, LBJ’s mission remains closely connected to its namesake, President Lyndon B. Johnson. His legacy—a vision for equity in education and dreams for social justice—are embodied in today’s Jaguars.
LBJ Early College High School shares a campus with the nationally recognized Liberal Arts and Science Academy. Together, they are educating the best and brightest minds, while fostering the next generation of citizens and leaders—thinkers and doers who are prepared to help strengthen their communities and build a better world.
This feeder pattern represents the path students take as they advance to high school. Each child's exact path is determined by his or her home address. To find out where your child will attend, click on the school finder below the feeder pattern.
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Communities in Schools
School Based Mental Health Center
Performance | Demographics
2018 STAAR Passing Rates
2018 Distinction Designations
Comparative Closing the Gaps
Academic Achievement: Reading/ELA
Academic Achievement: Science
Source: Texas Education Agency