Mora High School

Mora High School serves 139 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NM average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Mora High School operates within the Mora Independent s School District.
Mora Independent s School District's 59% graduation rate is lower than the NM state average of 72%.

School Overview

The student population of 139 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 139 students
Mora High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mora High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Mora High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mora High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Mora High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
90%
61%
Mora High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
10%
25%
Mora High School White Students (1993-2014)
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 0.56
Mora High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
97%
61%
Mora 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.
n/a
6%
Mora High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2006)

District Comparison

Mora Independent s School District's student population of 468 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 59% has decreased from 74% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,616 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Mora Independent s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 468 343
Mora Independent s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 59% 72%
Mora Independent s School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $9 MM n/a
Mora Independent s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $9 MM n/a
Mora Independent s School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,616 n/a
Mora Independent s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $18,120 n/a
Mora Independent 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 Penasco High School (24 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lazaro Larry Garcia Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holman Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MoraHolman Elementary School
    Grades: KG | 35 students
    0 miles
    Hwy 518 And Ranger Dr
    MoraNM 87732
    (505)387-3110
    0KG35
  • MoraMora Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 177 students
    0 miles
    Hwy 518 And Ranger Dr
    MoraNM 87732
    (505)387-3110
    01-5177
  • MoraLazaro Larry Garcia Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 116 students
    2.9 miles
    Hwy 518
    MoraNM 87732
    (505)387-3110
    2.96-8116
  • PenascoLa Jicarita Community SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 37 students
    20.9 miles
    15025 State Rd 75
    PenascoNM 87553
    (505)692-3200
    20.9KG-637
  • PenascoPenasco Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 160 students
    23.9 miles
    14190 Nm 75
    PenascoNM 87553
    (505)587-2230
    23.9PK-6160

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