El Paso High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,301
College Readiness Index
29.1
Geometry Proficiency
3.2
Reading Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,247 Students
  • 82 Teachers

El Paso High School
800 EAST SCHUSTER AVE
EL PASO, TX 79902

Phone: (915) 496-8300

District: El Paso Independent School District

Overview

El Paso High School is ranked 130th within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at El Paso High School is 45 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 94 percent. El Paso High School is 1 of 14 high schools in the El Paso Independent School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1301
State Rank
#130

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,247
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 94%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 74%
Full-Time Teachers 82

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 46%
Proficient in Geometry 79%
College Readiness Index 29.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 14
Total Students 19,339
Proficient in Reading (district average) 38%
Proficient in Geometry (district average) 68%
College Readiness (district average) 21.4

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Nearby Schools

El Paso High School is 1 of 14 schools in the El Paso Independent School District.

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