Hobbs Freshman High School

1401 East Sanger

Hobbs, NM 88240-7699

Grades: 9

633 students

Hobbs Freshman High School serves 633 students in grades 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Hobbs Freshman High School operates within the Hobbs Municipal s School District.

Overview

The student population of 633 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: 9
Total Students 633 students
Hobbs Freshman High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Hobbs Freshman High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 17:1 14:1
Hobbs Freshman High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
64%
60%
Hobbs Freshman High School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
4%
2%
Hobbs Freshman High School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
32%
25%
Hobbs Freshman High School White Students (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Hobbs Freshman 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.
0.49 0.38
Hobbs Freshman High School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
41%
61%
Hobbs Freshman 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.
6%
6%
Hobbs Freshman High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,205 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,594 is less than the state average of $16,127. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,457 is less than the state average of $16,153. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Hobbs Municipal s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
3
Number of Students Managed 9,205 312
Hobbs Municipal s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $10 MM
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $76 MM $10 MM
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,594 $16,127
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,457 $16,153
Hobbs Municipal s School District 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 Hobbs High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heizer Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southern Heights Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HobbsHeizer Middle School
    101 Stanolind Rd
    HobbsNM 88240
    (575)433-1100
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 672 students                      
  • HobbsSouthern Heights Elementary School
    101 East Texas
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 371 students                      
  • HobbsEdison Elementary School
    501 East Gypsy
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 305 students                      
  • HobbsB.t. Washington Elementary School
    1200 East Humble
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 275 students                      
  • HobbsHouston Middle School
    300 North Houston
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    1.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 743 students                      

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