Rio Rancho High School

Rio Rancho High School serves 2,477 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NM average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Rio Rancho High School operates within the Rio Rancho School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is higher than the NM state average of 72%.

School Overview

The student population of 2477 students has declined by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 131 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,477 students
Rio Rancho High School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Rio Rancho High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 131 teachers
Rio Rancho High School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Rio Rancho High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 19:1 16:1
Rio Rancho High School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
American Indian
3%
10%
Rio Rancho High School American Indian Students (1998-2014)
Asian
3%
1%
Rio Rancho High School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
51%
61%
Rio Rancho High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
2%
2%
Rio Rancho High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
38%
25%
Rio Rancho High School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
3%
1%
Rio Rancho High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Rio Rancho High 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.
0.60 0.38
Rio Rancho High School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
28%
61%
Rio Rancho High 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.
6%
6%
Rio Rancho High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,201 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,344 is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,840 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Rio Rancho School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
1
Number of Students Managed 17,201 340
Rio Rancho School District Students Managed (1995-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 72%
Rio Rancho School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $155 MM $9 MM
Rio Rancho School District District Total Revenue (1995-2010)
District Spending $163 MM $9 MM
Rio Rancho School District District Spending (1995-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,344 $16,798
Rio Rancho School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,840 $17,733
Rio Rancho School District District Spending / Student (1995-2010)
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 Independence High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rio Rancho Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Enchanted Hills Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rio RanchoIndependence High School
    Alternative School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 206 students421 Quantum Rd Ne
    Rio RanchoNM 87124
    (505)338-4658
    0.19-12206
  • Rio RanchoEnchanted Hills Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 684 students5400 Obregon Rd Ne
    Rio RanchoNM 87144
    (505)896-0667
    1.1KG-5684
  • Rio RanchoShining Stars Preschool
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK | 457 students4477 9th Ave Ne
    Rio RanchoNM 87124
    (505)896-0667
    1.2PK457
  • Rio RanchoRio Rancho Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 636 students4601 Pepe Ortiz Se
    Rio RanchoNM 87124
    (505)896-0667
    1.4PK-5636
  • Rio RanchoRio Rancho Middle School
    1.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1219 students1600 40th St Ne
    Rio RanchoNM 87144
    (505)896-0667
    1.96-81219

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