Brownsville Early College High School

  • Brownsville Early College High School serves 425 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 98% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Brownsville Early College High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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Brownsville Early College High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Brownsville Early College High School's student population of 425 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students425 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brownsville Early College High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 7,879 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brownsville Early College High School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#413 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
75%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:115:1
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Hispanic
99%
52%
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White
1%
28%
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Diversity Score0.020.41
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrownsville Independent School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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