• 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 
    Website: https://www.newcaneyisd.org/IECHS
    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.

    COMMUNITY

    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.

    SCHOOL

    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.  

    CURRICULUM

    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 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

    Grading Scale

    Numeric Grade

    AP/Dual Credit

    Pre-AP

    On-Level

    A

    90-100

    5.0-6.0

    4.0-5.0

    3.0-4.0

    B

    80-89

    4.0-4.9

    3.0-3.9

    2.0-2.9

    C

    75-79

    3.5-3.9

    2.5-2.9

    1.5-1.9

    D

    70-74

    3.0-3.4

    2.0-2.4

    1.0-1.4

     

    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 2020

    There will be 47graduates in the Class of 2020.

    STANDARDIZED TEST RESULTS for INFINITY ECHS

     

    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, 2018-2019

    • 1 National Hispanic Program Scholar Finalists