|Rating||7 out of 10|
|Grades||7th grade to 12th grade|
|School District||IRION COUNTY ISD|
|Location||301 N 3RD ST
MERTZON, TX 76941
Irion High School has an academic rating well above the average for Texas high schools based on its average test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 271st in the best public high schools in Texas.
Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.
The Irion High School student body is primarily White with a sizeable Hispanic population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.6%||1|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||1.1%||2|
28.6% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, IRION H S students are largely upper-middle income and rank 303rd in Texas for high school student family income.
Students at Irion High School scored an average 77% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is somewhat above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 35.2% of Texas high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||80% or more*||80% to 89%*|
|Boys||60% to 69%*||70% to 74%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||-||-|
|Hispanic||50% or more*||70% to 79%*|
|White||75% to 79%*||75% to 79%*|
|With Disabilites||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Irion High School students in 2015 was 1128.
28 out of 53 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (53%). College admission testing participation is well above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 24% for participation.
Irion High School offers 3 AP courses. 26 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 77% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Irion High School had 4 taking AP exams with a -4 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the -900% percentile and the Texas state median of -9 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||-100%||-9%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||26%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||13%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||14%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||14%|
|AP Courses Offered||3|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||0%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||0%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||0%|
Irion High School
301 N 3RD ST
IRION COUNTY ISD