Irvin High School

  • Irvin High School serves 1,358 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Irvin High School's student population of 1,358 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 103 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Irvin High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Irvin High School is 0.17, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#7568 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Irvin High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Irvin High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
91%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Irvin High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
5%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Irvin High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
4%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Irvin High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Irvin High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Irvin High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.170.41
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Graduation Rate
75%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Irvin High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Irvin High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEl Paso Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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