Mora High School

Mora High School serves 135 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
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 135 students has declined by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 135 students
Mora High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Mora High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Mora High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less 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 12:1 14:1
Mora High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
95%
60%
Mora High School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
5%
25%
Mora High School White Students (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Mora 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.
0.10 0.38
Mora 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.
97%
61%
Mora 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.
n/a
6%
Mora High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2006)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 495 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,344 is higher than the state average of $16,127. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,892 is higher than the state average of $16,153. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Mora Independent s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 495 312
Mora Independent s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
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 District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $9 MM $10 MM
Mora Independent s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,344 $16,127
Mora Independent s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,892 $16,153
Mora Independent 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 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 Grades Students
  • MoraMora Elementary School
    Hwy 518 And Ranger Dr
    MoraNM 87732
    (505)387-3110
    0 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 183 students                      
  • MoraHolman Elementary School
    Hwy 518 And Ranger Dr
    MoraNM 87732
    (505)387-3110
    0 mi | Gr. KG | 39 students                      
  • MoraLazaro Larry Garcia Middle School
    Hwy 518
    MoraNM 87732
    (505)387-3110
    2.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 127 students                      
  • VaditoLa Jicarita Community School
    Charter School
    54 Camino De Abajo
    VaditoNM 87579
    (505)692-3200
    Charter School

    20.9 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • PenascoPenasco Elementary School
    14190 Nm 75
    PenascoNM 87553
    (505)587-2230
    23.9 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 205 students                      

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