Capital High School

Capital High School serves 1,319 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NM average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Capital High School operates within the Santa Fe School District.
Santa Fe School District's 54% graduation rate is lower than the NM state average of 72%.

School Overview

The student population of 1319 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,319 students
Capital High School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Capital High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Capital High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Capital High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Capital High School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.18 0.38
Capital High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
72%
61%
Capital High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Capital High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Santa Fe School District's student population of 14,473 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 54% has decreased from 60% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,143 in this district is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,553 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Santa Fe School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
1
Number of Students Managed 14,473 340
Santa Fe School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 54% 72%
Santa Fe School District Graduation Rate (1997-2014)
District Total Revenue $169 MM $9 MM
Santa Fe School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $189 MM $9 MM
Santa Fe School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,143 $16,798
Santa Fe School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,553 $17,733
Santa Fe School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Monte Del Sol Charter (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edward Ortiz Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cesar Chavez Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa FeCesar Chavez Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
    0.3 miles
    6251 Jaguar Dr
    Santa FeNM 87505
    (505)467-2003
    0.3PK-5575
  • Santa FeEdward Ortiz Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 734 students
    0.7 miles
    4164 South Meadows
    Santa FeNM 87505
    (505)467-2003
    0.76-8734
  • Santa FeR.m. Sweeney Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 634 students
    1 miles
    501 Airport Rd
    Santa FeNM 87505
    (505)467-2003
    1KG-5634
  • Santa FeMonte Del Sol CharterCharter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 388 students
    1.8 miles
    4157 Walking Rain Rd
    Santa FeNM 87507
    (505)467-2003
    1.87-12388
  • Santa FeAmy Biehl Community School At Rancho Viejo
    Grades: KG-6 | 495 students
    2.5 miles
    310 Avienda Del Sur
    Santa FeNM 87507
    (505)467-2100
    2.5KG-6495

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