East Central High School

  • East Central High School serves 2,943 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • East Central High School operates within the East Central Independent School District.
  • East Central Independent School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2943 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 147 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,943 students
East Central High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %East Central High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers147 teachers
East Central High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeEast Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
East Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
East Central High School Asian Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
70%
52%
East Central High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
9%
13%
East Central High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
21%
29%
East Central High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
East Central High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsEast Central High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.460.63
East Central High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
45%
52%
East Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
9%
6%
East Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • East Central Independent School District's student population of 9,836 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has increased from 65% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,222 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,959 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District NameEast Central Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed9,836825
East Central Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate73%83%
East Central Independent School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$89 MM$9 MM
East Central Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$105 MM$10 MM
East Central Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,222$12,250
East Central Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,959$12,682
East Central Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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