|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||CANUTILLO ISD|
|Location||6701 S DESERT BLVD BUILDING
EL PASO, TX 79932
Northwest Early College High School (nwechs) 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 75th 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 Northwest Early College High School (nwechs) student body is mostly Hispanic with a small White population and has very low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0%||0|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||0.7%||2|
45% 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, NORTHWEST EARLY COLLEGE H S (NWECHS) students are largely middle income and rank 670th in Texas for high school student family income.
Students at Northwest Early College High School (nwechs) scored an average 91% 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 6.5% of Texas high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||80% or more*||95% or more*|
|Boys||80% or more*||90% to 94%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||-||suppressed*|
|Black||suppressed*||50% or more*|
|Hispanic||90% or more*||90% to 94%*|
|White||suppressed*||50% or more*|
|Limited English||suppressed*||50% or more*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Northwest Early College High School (nwechs) students in 2015 was 1052.
Northwest Early College High School (nwechs) offers 5 AP courses. 55 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 96% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Northwest Early College High School (nwechs) had -8 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||50%||-9%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||55%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||-6%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||-6%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||27%|
|AP Courses Offered||5|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||11%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||2%|
Northwest Early College High School (nwechs)
6701 S DESERT BLVD BUILDING
EL PASO, TX
EL PASO, TX