Barbara Cardwell Career Preparatory Center Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
0.2
Math Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
8:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 334 Students
  • 40 Teachers

Barbara Cardwell Career Preparatory Center
101 EAST UNION BOWER RD
IRVING, TX 75061

Phone: (972) 600-6140

District: Irving Independent School District

Overview

At Barbara Cardwell Career Preparatory Center, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Barbara Cardwell Career Preparatory Center is 1 percent. The student body makeup is 47 percent male and 53 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 91 percent. Barbara Cardwell Career Preparatory Center is 1 of 5 high schools in the Irving Independent School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 334
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 91%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 74%
Full-Time Teachers 40

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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 92%
Proficient in Math 74%
College Readiness Index 0.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Mid-size 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 5
Total Students 9,248
Proficient in Reading (district average) 95%
Proficient in Math (district average) 86%
College Readiness (district average) 18.5

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