Northwest Early College H S (nwechs)

  • Northwest Early College H S (nwechs) serves 342 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Northwest Early College H S (nwechs)'s student population of 342 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students342 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northwest Early College H S (nwechs)'s student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northwest Early College H S (nwechs) is 0.28, 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#613 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
84%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
11%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northwest Early College H S (nwechs).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.280.41
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanutillo Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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