Transmountain Early College High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
431
Best High School in Texas
#118
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District EL PASO ISD
Type Public
 Phone (915)887-6805
 Location 9570 GATEWAY N BLVD EC
EL PASO, TX 79925
Charter School No

Transmountain Early College High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and low AP course participation. It is ranked 118th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Transmountain Early College High School student body is mostly Hispanic with a smaller White population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White11.6%50
Black3.2%14
Hispanic82.1%354
Asian Pacific2.3%10
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.7%3

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Lower 39.7%

48% 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, TRANSMOUNTAIN EARLY COLLEGE H S students are largely lower-middle income and rank 717th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman151
Sophomore100
Junior95
Senior85
Total431

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
96%
Rank in Texas
7th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Transmountain Early College High School scored an average 96% 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 1.4% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% or more*95% or more*
Boys80% or more*95% or more*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander-50% or more*
Blacksuppressed*50% or more*
Hispanic90% or more*95% or more*
Multiracial-suppressed*
White50% or more*90% or more*
With Disabilites-suppressed*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
959

The average SAT score for Transmountain Early College High School students in 2015 was 959.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
46%
Rank in Texas
320th
Rating
6 out of 10

83 out of 180 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (46%). College admission testing participation is somewhat above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 34% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
11%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
-9th
AP Pass Rate Rating
-

Transmountain Early College High School offers 1 AP courses. 11 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 29% percentile and well below the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Transmountain Early College High School 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.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 50% -9%
Students enrolled in an AP class 11% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 11%
AP Science Enrollment Rate -4%
AP Other Enrollment Rate -4%
AP Courses Offered 1

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%

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 Students0.5%2
Boys0%0
Girls0.9%2
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.6%6
Boys1.3%2
Girls2.5%4

Location

Transmountain Early College High School
9570 GATEWAY N BLVD EC
EL PASO, TX
79925
(915)887-6805

10 out of 10 1

District

EL PASO ISD
EL PASO, TX