Demographics Served

  • Over 100,000 high school and middle school students served by EIF since 2003.      
  • 82% are economically disadvantaged
  • 95% are of minority race/ethnicity (66% Latino/Hispanic, 29% African-American, 64% female; 36% male)
  • Only 12% report having a parent who went to college

Less than 5% of DISD
9th graders earn a
college degree by their
mid -20s