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North Houston Early College High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
428
Best High School in Texas
#67
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District HOUSTON ISD
Type Public
 Phone (713)696-6168
 Location 99 LYERLY ST
HOUSTON, TX 77022
Charter School Yes

North Houston Early College High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 67th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Demographics

Race

The North Houston Early College High School student body is almost exclusively Hispanic with a small Black population and has extremely low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White0%0
Black6.8%29
Hispanic92.1%394
Asian Pacific0.7%3
Native American Indian0.2%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%1
Two or more races0%0

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Lower 9.8%

78.5% 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, NORTH HOUSTON EARLY COLLEGE H S students are largely low income and rank 1073rd in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman122
Sophomore120
Junior97
Senior89
Total428

Academics

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 57th in Texas

Students at North Houston Early College High School scored an average 92% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 5.1% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% or more*95% or more*
Boys80% or more*90% to 94%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander-suppressed*
Blacksuppressed*50% or more*
Hispanic90% or more*90% to 94%*
Multiracial--
White--
With Disabilites-suppressed*
Limited Englishsuppressed*80% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
932

The average SAT score for North Houston Early College High School students in 2015 was 932.

College Admission Test Participation

10 out of 10

Rank: 30th in Texas

177 out of 186 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (95%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 4% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

1 out of 10

Rank: 526th in Texas

North Houston Early College High School offers 1 AP courses. 33 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 85% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. North Houston Early College High School had 131 taking AP exams with a 23 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 16% percentile and well below the state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 18% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 33% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 5%
AP Other Enrollment Rate -4%
AP Courses Offered 1

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

North Houston Early College High School
99 LYERLY ST
HOUSTON, TX
77022
(713)696-6168

10 out of 10 1

District

HOUSTON ISD
HOUSTON, TX