Gadsden High School

6308 Hwy 28,

Anthony, NM, 88021-9801

Tel: (505)882-6203
Grades: 9-12

1,640 students

Gadsden High School serves 1,640 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Gadsden High School operates within the Gadsden Independent s School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is higher than the NM state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 1640 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,640 students
Gadsden High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 101 teachers
Gadsden High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Gadsden High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Gadsden High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
10%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
98%
59%
Gadsden High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
Gadsden High School Black (1996-2005)
White
1%
26%
Gadsden High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Gadsden High School Sch Ethnicity Gadsden High School Sta 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.
0.04 0.73
Gadsden High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
99%
61%
Gadsden High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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%
Gadsden High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2005)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,133 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Gadsden Independent s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
4
Number of Students Managed 14,133 589
Gadsden Independent s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 77% 72%
Gadsden Independent s School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $161 MM $10 MM
Gadsden Independent s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $157 MM $10 MM
Gadsden Independent s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,597 $16,127
Gadsden Independent s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,296 $16,153
Gadsden Independent s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Anthony Charter School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Gadsden Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gadsden Elementary School (2.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Anthony Anthony Charter School
    Charter School
    1301 Washington St
    Anthony , NM , 88021
    (575)885-0600
    Charter School
    1.2  mi  |  83  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Anthony Gadsden Middle School
    1301 West Washington
    Anthony , NM , 88021
    (505)882-6203
    1.6  mi  |  816  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Anthony Gadsden Elementary School
    1440 Hwy 478
    Anthony , NM , 88021
    (575)882-3050
    2.9  mi  |  544  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Anthony La Union Elementary School
    875 Mercantile
    Anthony , NM , 88021
    (505)882-6203
    3.2  mi  |  267  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Anthony Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Anthony Elementary School
    609 Church St
    Anthony , NM , 88021
    (505)882-6203
    3.2  mi  |  436  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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