Weslaco East High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
21.7
Math Proficiency
2.9
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 2,133 Students
  • 130 Teachers

Weslaco East High School
810 SOUTH PLEASANTVIEW DR
WESLACO, TX 78596

Phone: (956) 969-6950

District: Weslaco Independent School District

Overview

At Weslaco East High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Weslaco East High School is 33 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. Weslaco East High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Weslaco 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 2,133
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 99%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 15%
Full-Time Teachers 130

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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 88%
Proficient in Math 79%
College Readiness Index 21.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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 3
Total Students 4,802
Proficient in Reading (district average) 82%
Proficient in Math (district average) 71%
College Readiness (district average) 21.9

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