Challenge Early College High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#318
College Readiness Index
53.3
Math Proficiency
3.3
Reading Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
23:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 444 Students
  • 19 Teachers

Challenge Early College High School
5601 WEST LOOP SOUTH
HOUSTON, TX 77081

Phone: (713) 664-9712

District: Houston Independent School District

Overview

Challenge Early College High School is ranked 40th within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Challenge Early College High School is 67 percent. The student body makeup is 44 percent male and 56 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 85 percent. Challenge Early College High School is 1 of 47 high schools in the Houston Independent School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#318
State Rank
#40
Charter Rank
#56

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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 444
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 85%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 50%
Full-Time Teachers 19

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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 100%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 53.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School Yes
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 47
Total Students 47,830
Proficient in Reading (district average) 89%
Proficient in Math (district average) 83%
College Readiness (district average) 27.6

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