Empowerment South Early College High School (Closed 2012)

  • Empowerment South Early College High School served 64 students in grades 9-10.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Empowerment South Early College High School operated within the Houston Independent School District.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-10
Total Students64 students
Empowerment South Early College High School Total Students (2010-2011)
Gender %Empowerment South Early College High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Empowerment South Early College High School Total Teachers (2010-2011)
Students by GradeEmpowerment South Early College High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio8:115:1
Hispanic
29%
52%
Empowerment South Early College High School Black Students (2010-2011)
Black
71%
13%
Empowerment South Early College High School Black Students (2010-2011)
All Ethnic GroupsEmpowerment South Early College 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.
0.420.63
Empowerment South Early College High School Diversity Score (2010-2011)
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.
39%
52%
Empowerment South Early College High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2011)
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.
7%
6%
Empowerment South Early College High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2011)

District Comparison

School District NameHouston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
279
3
Number of Students Managed211,583825
Houston Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$2,166 MM$9 MM
Houston Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$2,175 MM$10 MM
Houston Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,650$12,250
Houston Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,694$12,682
Houston Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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