ECISD Falcon Early College
High School opened in August 2015, a collaboration between Ector County ISD and
the University of Texas of the Permian Basin.
The school is located on
the UTPB campus and is an All-Academic ECHS hoping that kids continue on to a bachelor's
degree or beyond!
We provide dual credit at
NO COST to students with accelerated courses, providing academic and social
support services to help our students succeed, while increasing college
readiness and access.
What we offer:
- Working towards a 4-year college
- Courses guaranteed to transfer to
any 4-year Texas college/university
- Graduate & continue education
- People with 4-year degrees make
over a million dollars more in a lifetime than those without a degree
- Free, unlimited TSI accuplacer
- UT system is one of the top three
largest universities in the world (UT Austin, UT Arlington, UT El Paso, UT
Tyler, UT Rio Grande Valley, UT Dallas, UT Galveston, UT San Antonio)
- UTPB is the only UT campus in the
- Falcon ECHS is the first public
high school on the UTPB campus
- ALL students are considered UTPB
students & can use campus facilities (library, pool, Student Activity
Center, gym, football games at student prices, etc.)
- Smaller AP/GT classes
- AVID High School & AVID
- Highly qualified professors
- NEW building in the next couple of years!