South Early College High School

1930 Airport Blvd
Houston, TX 77051
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
South Early College High School serves 383 students in grades 9-12.
South Early College High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

South Early College High School's student population of 383 students has grown by 107% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 81% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

South Early College High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 South Early College High School is 0.51, 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
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#612 out of 8043 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
36%
52%
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Black
60%
13%
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White
1%
28%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 383 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Btm 50%)

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