Infinity Early College High School Profile
2019-2020 Infinity Early College High School
CEEB code: 445068
Main office: (281) 577-2890
Counseling office: (281) 577-2890
Principal: Trish Beal
School counselor: Rhonda Sautter
College Advisor: Hanna Hollohazy
ACCREDITATION and RECOGNITION
Infinity Early College is accredited as Met Academic Standards and earned an “A” by the Texas Education Agency. IECHS also received the Texas Honor Roll achievement award for 2017-2018 & 2018-2019.
Spanning [130 square miles], New Caney Independent School District serves the educational needs of New Caney and Porter, Tx. Located in one of the state's fastest growing areas, the district enjoys a diversified economic base. Currently, the district consists of 2 traditional high schools [and IECHS}, 4 middle schools and 12 elementary schools utilizing a K–5, 6–8, 9–12 grade-level configuration. The student body is culturally diverse with a population that is 58% Hispanic, 16% African American, 13% Caucasian and 12% Asian.
In partnership with Lone Star College –Kingwood, Infinity Early College High School is a comprehensive, non-traditional four-year public high school where TSI qualified students can earn both a high school diploma and an Associates, or up to two years of credit toward a Bachelor’s degree. The school opened in the fall of 2013. Maximum enrollment is 500 students.
The academic program works in conjunction with a typical college day/calendar. Potential 4-6 credits to be earned per semester course load; students attend a M/W=A day and T/TH=B day @ 90 minutes/class. Friday a.m. students can be found at 1 of 26 sites executing one of the 7 Mindsets: “Live to Give.”
These AP® courses offered are: AP World History, AP US History, AP Environmental Science, AP Biology. AP is an open-enrollment program.
ALL other core courses (English, Math, Science, Social Studies, & Foreign Language) are Pre-AP or Dual Credit, depending on the grade level and if a student is TSI qualified.
GRADING & RANKING
GRADE POINT AVERAGE (GPA) CALCULATION
GPA is computed using the above quality points. Beginning with grade nine, class rank shall be based solely on academic core courses so that all student students may be compared on the same basis. (English, Math, Science, Social Studies, and Languages other than English) A minimum of 26 state credits is required for graduation.
CLASS of 2021
There will be 72 graduates in the Class of 2021.
POST HIGH SCHOOL PLACEMENT
- 82% matriculated to 4-year colleges
- 13% matriculated to 2-year institutions
- 5 % selected work, military service or technical instruction
AWARDS & DISTINCTIONS, 2019-2021
- Ranked as BEST HIGH SCHOOL per U.S. News & World Report