Rocinante High School

3250 East 30th St

Farmington, NM 87401-5518

Tel: (505)324-9840
Grades: 9-12

157 students

Rocinante High School serves 157 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Rocinante High School operates within the Farmington Municipal s School District.
The school district's 63% graduation rate is lower than the NM state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 157 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 157 students
Rocinante High School Total Students (1991-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Rocinante High School Total Classroom Teachers (1991-2013)
Students by Grade Rocinante High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 16:1 14:1
Rocinante High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1991-2013)
American Indian
47%
10%
Rocinante High School American Indian (1991-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Rocinante High School Asian (1999-2000)
Hispanic
25%
60%
Rocinante High School Hispanic (1991-2013)
White
27%
25%
Rocinante High School White (1991-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Rocinante High School Sch Ethnicity
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.
0.65 0.38
Rocinante High School Diversity Score (1991-2013)
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.
45%
61%
Rocinante High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2013)
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%
Rocinante High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,517 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Farmington Municipal s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed 11,517 312
Farmington Municipal s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 63% 72%
Farmington Municipal s School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $99 MM $10 MM
Farmington Municipal s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $102 MM $10 MM
Farmington Municipal s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,432 $16,127
Farmington Municipal s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,697 $16,153
Farmington Municipal s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Piedra Vista High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heights Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mesa Verde Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FarmingtonMesa Verde Elementary School
    3801 College Blvd
    FarmingtonNM 87401
    (505)324-9840
    0.6 mi | 566 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • FarmingtonHeights Middle School
    3700 College Blvd
    FarmingtonNM 87401
    (505)324-9840
    0.6 mi | 711 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • FarmingtonAnimas Elementary School
    1612 Hutton Ave
    FarmingtonNM 87401
    (505)324-9840
    0.8 mi | 486 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • FarmingtonHermosa Middle School
    1500 East 25th
    FarmingtonNM 87401
    (505)324-9840
    0.8 mi | 590 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • FarmingtonNortheast Elementary School
    1400 East 23rd
    FarmingtonNM 87401
    (505)324-9840
    1.2 mi | 558 students | Gr. KG-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 13, 2013 - A school where teachers have additional care and responsibility which forms a bond between the student and teachers which creates a healthy relationship between the students and their peers. Parents if not sure about this from what you heard or have been told just keep in mind of your childs success not other peoples insurcurities by a school that is diiffert and widely diverse. Have a great day! - Posted by Student/Alumni

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