Jimmy Carter Early College High School

603 N College Dr
La Joya, TX 78560
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 358 students in grades 9-12, Jimmy Carter Early College High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 358 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • : ≥95% (Top 20% in TX)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Jimmy Carter Early College High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Jimmy Carter Early College High School's student population of 358 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Jimmy Carter Early College High School ranks within the top 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Jimmy Carter 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#3081 out of 8079 schools
(Top 50%)
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20-24%
37%
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65-69%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
100%
53%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
26%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.00
≥95%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jimmy Carter Early College High School's ranking?
Jimmy Carter Early College High School is ranked #3081 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of Jimmy Carter Early College High School?
The graduation rate of Jimmy Carter Early College High School is 95%, which is higher than the Texas state average of 89%.
How many students attend Jimmy Carter Early College High School?
358 students attend Jimmy Carter Early College High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
100% of Jimmy Carter Early College High School students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jimmy Carter Early College High School?
Jimmy Carter Early College High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Jimmy Carter Early College High School offer ?
Jimmy Carter Early College High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Jimmy Carter Early College High School part of?
Jimmy Carter Early College High School is part of La Joya ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 358 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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