Rivera Early College High School

6955 Fm 802
Brownsville, TX 78521
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 2,306 students in grades 9-12, Rivera Early College High School ranks in the bottom 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 38% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,306 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 94% (Top 50% in TX)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

Rivera Early College High School's student population of 2,306 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 149 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,306 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
149 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Rivera Early College High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Rivera Early College High School is 0.02, 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)
#5269 out of 8188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Rivera Early College High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
38%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rivera 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 2021-22 school year data.
40%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rivera 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 2021-22 school year data.
38%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Rivera Early College High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Rivera Early College High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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Asian
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5%
Hispanic
99%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Rivera Early College High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
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13%
White
1%
26%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Rivera Early College High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Texas.
0.02
This chart displays the diversity score of Rivera Early College High School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
94%
90%
This chart displays graduation rate of Rivera Early College High School and public school graduation rate of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
57%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rivera Early College High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rivera Early College High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rivera Early College High School's ranking?
Rivera Early College High School is ranked #5269 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Rivera Early College High School often compared to?
Rivera Early College High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Veterans Memorial Early College High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
38% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of Rivera Early College High School?
The graduation rate of Rivera Early College High School is 94%, which is higher than the Texas state average of 90%.
How many students attend Rivera Early College High School?
2,306 students attend Rivera Early College High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
99% of Rivera Early College High School students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rivera Early College High School?
Rivera Early College High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Rivera Early College High School offer ?
Rivera Early College High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Rivera Early College High School part of?
Rivera Early College High School is part of Brownsville ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,306 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 94% (Top 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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