Mora High School

Mora High School serves 155 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Mora High School operates within the Mora Independent s School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is higher than the NM state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 155 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 155 students
Mora High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Mora High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mora High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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 12:1 14:1
Mora High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
10%
Asian
n/a
1%
Mora High School Asian (2006-2008)
Hispanic
97%
59%
Mora High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
White
2%
26%
Mora High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mora High School Sch Ethnicity Mora 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.
0.06 0.73
Mora 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.
98%
61%
Mora 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%
Mora High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2006)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 500 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Mora Independent s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 500 589
Mora Independent s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 75% 72%
Mora Independent s School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $10 MM
Mora Independent s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $9 MM $10 MM
Mora Independent s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,344 $16,127
Mora Independent s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,892 $16,153
Mora 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 Penasco High School (24 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lazaro Larry Garcia Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mora Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mora Mora Elementary School
    Hwy 518 And Ranger Dr
    Mora , NM , 87732
    (505)387-3110
    0  mi  |  191  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Mora Holman Elementary School
    Hwy 518 And Ranger Dr
    Mora , NM , 87732
    (505)387-3110
    0  mi  |  34  students  |  Gr.  KG
  • Mora Lazaro Larry Garcia Middle School
    Hwy 518
    Mora , NM , 87732
    (505)387-3110
    2.9  mi  |  120  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Penasco Penasco Elementary School
    14190 Nm 75
    Penasco , NM , 87553
    (505)587-2230
    23.9  mi  |  215  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Penasco Penasco High School
    13 School Rd
    Penasco , NM , 87553
    (505)587-2230
    24  mi  |  148  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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