Hidalgo Early College High School

910 E Pirate Dr
Hidalgo, TX 78557
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Hidalgo Early College High School serves 1,020 students in grades 8-12.
Hidalgo Early College High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hidalgo Early College High School's student population of 1,020 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,020 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Hidalgo Early College High School
Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
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School Comparison

Hidalgo Early College High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hidalgo Early College High School is 0.00, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#6838 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hidalgo Early College High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hidalgo Early College High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.000.64
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Graduation Rate
96%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Hidalgo Early College High School and public school graduation rate of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hidalgo Early College 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 (06-07)
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hidalgo Early College High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHidalgo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hidalgo Early College High School is Hidalgo Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Diaz J High School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hidalgo Diaz J High School Math: 45% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 636 students
    0.2 miles
    1312 E Pirate Dr
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4351
    0.2 6-8 636
  • Hidalgo Hidalgo Early Start Academy
    Grades: PK | 35 students
    0.3 miles
    621 S 5th St
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4405
    0.3 PK 35
  • Hidalgo Hidalgo Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 34 students
    0.4 miles
    310 Esperanza St
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-3340
    0.4 10-12 34
  • Hidalgo Hidalgo J J A E P Alternative School
    Grades: 12 | 1 student
    0.4 miles
    310 Esperanza St
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4391
    0.4 12 1
  • Hidalgo Hidalgo Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 322 students
    0.5 miles
    601 Second St
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4226
    0.5 PK-5 322

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