Irvin High School

Irvin High School serves 1,662 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Irvin High School operates within the El Paso Independent School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1662 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,662 students
Irvin High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 102 teachers
Irvin High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Irvin High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Irvin High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Irvin High School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
90%
50%
Irvin High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
4%
13%
Irvin High School Black (1988-2012)
White
4%
31%
Irvin High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Irvin High School Sch Ethnicity Irvin High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.19 0.64
Irvin High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
80%
44%
Irvin High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Irvin High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 65,387 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name El Paso Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
96
3
Number of Students Managed 65,387 799
El Paso Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 66% 80%
El Paso Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $607 MM $9 MM
El Paso Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $677 MM $9 MM
El Paso Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,746 $11,947
El Paso Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,858 $12,666
El Paso Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Transmountain Early College High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Parkland Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crosby Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • El Paso Crosby Elementary School
    5411 Wren Ave
    El Paso , TX , 79924
    (915)780-1040
    0.1  mi  |  588  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • El Paso Schuster Elementary School
    5515 Will Ruth Ave
    El Paso , TX , 79924
    (915)231-2760
    0.5  mi  |  273  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • El Paso Stanton Elementary School
    5414 Hondo Pass Dr
    El Paso , TX , 79924
    (915)587-3520
    0.6  mi  |  556  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • El Paso Dolphin Terrace Elementary School
    9290 Pickerel Dr
    El Paso , TX , 79924
    (915)434-6500
    0.8  mi  |  720  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • El Paso Whitaker Elementary School
    4700 Rutherford Dr
    El Paso , TX , 79924
    (915)231-2820
    1.1  mi  |  677  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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El Paso, TX public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.14, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in El Paso is Milam Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.