Las Cruces High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
19.4
Math Proficiency
2.4
Reading Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,351 Students
  • 137 Teachers

Las Cruces High
1750 EL PASEO RD
LAS CRUCES, NM 88001

Phone: (505) 527-5800

District: Las Cruces Public Schools

Overview

At Las Cruces High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Las Cruces High is 26 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 77 percent. Las Cruces High is 1 of 5 high schools in the Las Cruces Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 2,351
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 77%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 43%
Full-Time Teachers 137

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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 56%
Proficient in Math 41%
College Readiness Index 19.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small City
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 5
Total Students 7,242
Proficient in Reading (district average) 39%
Proficient in Math (district average) 28%
College Readiness (district average) 14.2

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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