731 Yarbrough Dr
El Paso, TX 79915
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Bel Air High School serves 1,936 students in grades 9-12.
Bel Air High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Bel Air High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Bel Air High School's student population of 1,936 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 124 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,936 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
124 teachers
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School Rankings

Bel Air High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bel Air High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#2168 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
97%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
2%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Graduation Rate
91%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bel Air High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bel Air High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,936 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50%)

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