|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||PHARR-SAN JUAN-ALAMO ISD|
|Location||714 E BUSINESS HWY 83
PHARR, TX 78577
Psja Thomas Jefferson T-stem 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 79th in the best public high schools in Texas.
The Psja Thomas Jefferson T-stem Early College High School student body is almost exclusively Hispanic with a small Asian Pacific population and has extremely low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||1|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||0%||0|
75.1% 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, PSJA THOMAS JEFFERSON T-STEM EARLY COLLEGE H S students are largely lower income and rank 1050th in Texas for high school student family income.
Students at Psja Thomas Jefferson T-stem Early College High School scored an average 88% 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 10.3% of Texas high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||90% or more*||85% to 89%*|
|Boys||80% to 89%*||80% to 84%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||-||suppressed*|
|Hispanic||90% to 94%*||83%|
|With Disabilites||suppressed*||less than 50%*|
|Limited English||60% to 79%*||40% to 49%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Psja Thomas Jefferson T-stem Early College High School students in 2015 was 836.
163 out of 239 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (68%). College admission testing participation is well above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 13% for participation.
Psja Thomas Jefferson T-stem Early College High School offers 8 AP courses. 44 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 94% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Psja Thomas Jefferson T-stem Early College High School had 163 taking AP exams with a 44 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 27% percentile and well below the state median of 42 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||27%||42%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||44%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||-3%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||12%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||44%|
|AP Courses Offered||8|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||6%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||10%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||2%|
Psja Thomas Jefferson T-stem Early College High School
714 E BUSINESS HWY 83
PHARR-SAN JUAN-ALAMO ISD