Thoreau High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
3.2
Math Proficiency
2.4
Reading Proficiency
2.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 429 Students
  • 34 Teachers

Thoreau High
4 HAWK CIRCLE
THOREAU, NM 87323

Phone: (505) 721-1051

District: Gallup-Mckinley Cty Schools

Overview

At Thoreau High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Thoreau High is 13 percent. The student body makeup is 47 percent male and 53 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 96 percent. Thoreau High is 1 of 10 high schools in the Gallup-Mckinley Cty Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 429
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 96%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 91%
Full-Time Teachers 34

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 35%
Proficient in Math 46%
College Readiness Index 3.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Remote Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 10
Total Students 4,197
Proficient in Reading (district average) 40%
Proficient in Math (district average) 27%
College Readiness (district average) 3.9

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