• Austin High School for Teaching Professions (AHSTP)
    Established 1982 

    "Education is the most

    powerful weapon which you can

    use to change the world.”

    Nelson Mandela

     Impacting young lives through teaching...
    AHSTP students are provided with a set of skills through instruction, observation, and internship; preparing them for a variety of career choices in Education.  Students learn implementation of hands-on activities, classroom management, and building positive rapport with other students.  Upon graduation, students are well-prepared to enter the College of Education and making tracks to becoming a highly effective Educator.
    The AHS Teaching Profession Team...
    Our magnet teachers serve as excellent role models for future educators by modeling superb teaching in their classroom, exhibiting their commitment to students on a daily basis, and sharing their passion for high-quality education with our students.
    Advanced Academics Program...
     SFA offers a variety of Pre-AP and AP classes to meet the needs of it's students in the teaching magnet program. Through a partnerships with Houston Community College, junior and senior students may enroll in a dual credit course  in which they earn both a college and high school credit. 
     Pathway Courses... 
     9th grade-  Principles of Education & Training
    10th grade- Human Growth & Development (dual credit optional)
    11th grade- Instructional Practice (dual credit optional)
    12th grade- Teaching Practicum (dual credit optional)