Highland Middle School

Highland Middle School serves 708 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NM average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Highland Middle School operates within the Hobbs Municipal s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 708 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 708 students
Highland Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Highland Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Highland Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Highland Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more 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 20:1 16:1
Highland Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
61%
61%
Highland Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
5%
2%
Highland Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
34%
25%
Highland Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Highland Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NM All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.51 0.38
Highland Middle 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.
33%
61%
Highland Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2014)
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.
9%
6%
Highland Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,401 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,513 is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,796 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Hobbs Municipal s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
1
Number of Students Managed 9,401 340
Hobbs Municipal s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $78 MM $9 MM
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $89 MM $9 MM
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,513 $16,798
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,796 $17,733
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Hobbs High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Houston Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Coronado Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HobbsCoronado Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 422 students2600 North Brazos
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.2KG-5422
  • HobbsTaylor Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 431 students1700 East Yeso
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.9KG-5431
  • HobbsBroadmoor Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 384 students1500 North Houston
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    1KG-5384
  • HobbsJenkins-nunan Center
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK | 85 students2107 North Kingley Dr
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    1.1PK85
  • HobbsMills Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 436 students200 West Copper
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    1.1KG-5436

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