Lopez Early College High School

3205 S Dakota Ave
Brownsville, TX 78521
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Lopez Early College High School serves 2,051 students in grades 9-12.
Lopez Early College High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Lopez Early College High School's student population of 2,051 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 142 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,051 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
142 teachers
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School Rankings

Lopez Early College High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lopez 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 Data
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State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#2080 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
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Graduation Rate
87%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (04-05)
1%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,051 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Btm 50%)

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