Achieve Early College High School

Tel: (956)618-6048
  • Achieve Early College High School serves 428 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Achieve Early College High School operates within the Mcallen Independent School District.
  • Mcallen Independent School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 428 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students428 students
Achieve Early College High School Total Students (2009-2016)
Gender %Achieve Early College High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Achieve Early College High School Total Teachers (2009-2016)
Students by GradeAchieve Early College High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:115:1
Achieve Early College High School Student Teacher Ratio (2009-2016)
Asian
1%
4%
Achieve Early College High School Asian Students (2010-2016)
Hispanic
97%
52%
Achieve Early College High School Black Students (2009-2016)
White
2%
29%
Achieve Early College High School White Students (2010-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsAchieve Early College High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.060.63
Achieve Early College High School Diversity Score (2010-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
Achieve Early College High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2013-2016)

District Comparison

  • Mcallen Independent School District's student population of 24,330 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,680 in this district is less than the state average of $10,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,957 is less than the state average of $11,032. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameMcallen Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
3
Number of Students Managed24,330838
Mcallen Independent School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate68%83%
Mcallen Independent School District Graduation Rate (2002-2016)
District Total Revenue$241 MM$9 MM
Mcallen Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$223 MM$9 MM
Mcallen Independent School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,680$10,721
Mcallen Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$8,957$11,032
Mcallen Independent School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 6-9 | 558 students
    0.5 miles
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  • McallenSeguin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 552 students
    0.5 miles
    2200 N 29th St
    McallenTX 78501
    (956)971-4565
    0.5PK-5552
  • McallenNavarro Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 388 students
    0.8 miles
    2100 Hackberry Ave
    McallenTX 78501
    (956)971-4455
    0.8PK-5388
  • McallenAlvarez Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 534 students
    0.9 miles
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    McallenTX 78501
    (956)971-4471
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