Psja Southwest Early College High School

  • Psja Southwest Early College High School serves 1,812 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (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 46% (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.

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School Overview

  • Psja Southwest Early College High School's student population of 1,812 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 135 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,812 students
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Total Classroom Teachers135 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Psja Southwest Early College High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Psja Southwest Early College High School is 0.00, 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#6656 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Psja Southwest Early College 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)
46%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Psja Southwest Early College 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
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Psja Southwest Early College High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
100%
52%
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White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Psja Southwest Early College High School and the percentage of White public school students 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 Psja Southwest Early College High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Scoren/a0.41
This chart display the diversity score of Psja Southwest Early College High School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Graduation Rate
97%
89%
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Psja Southwest Early College 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePharr-san Juan-alamo Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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