Rio Rancho High School

Rio Rancho High School serves 2,399 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% 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 76% graduation rate is higher than the NM state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 2399 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 132 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,399 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 132 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 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 18:1 14:1
American Indian
3%
10%
Asian
2%
1%
Hispanic
49%
60%
Black
3%
2%
White
41%
25%
Two or more races
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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%
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.
7%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,879 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Rio Rancho School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 16,879 312
Graduation Rate 76% 72%
District Total Revenue $150 MM $10 MM
District Spending $179 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,340 $16,127
District Spending / Student $11,149 $16,153
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • Rio RanchoIndependence High School
    Alternative School
    421 Quantum Rd Ne
    Rio RanchoNM 87124
    (505)338-4658
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | 237 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Rio RanchoEnchanted Hills Elementary School
    5400 Obregon Rd Ne
    Rio RanchoNM 87144
    (505)896-0667
    1.1 mi | 702 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Rio RanchoShining Stars Preschool
    4477 9th Ave Ne
    Rio RanchoNM 87124
    (505)896-0667
    1.2 mi | 180 students | Gr. PK                      
  • Rio RanchoRio Rancho Elementary School
    4601 Pepe Ortiz Se
    Rio RanchoNM 87124
    (505)896-0667
    1.4 mi | 666 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Rio RanchoRio Rancho Middle School
    1600 Loma Colorado Blvd Ne
    Rio RanchoNM 87144
    (505)896-0667
    1.9 mi | 1222 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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