Bloomfield High School

520 North First St
Bloomfield, NM 87413
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Bloomfield High School serves 732 students in grades 9-12.
Bloomfield High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the New Mexico state average of 25%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the New Mexico state average of 58%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 732 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Top 20% in NM)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Bloomfield High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

Bloomfield High School's student population of 732 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
732 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Bloomfield High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 217 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Bloomfield High School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#148 out of 217 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
25%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
39%
12%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
29%
62%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
29%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Graduation Rate
86%
66%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
74%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
6%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bloomfield High School's ranking?
Bloomfield High School is ranked #148 out of 217 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Mexico.
What schools are Bloomfield High School often compared to?
Bloomfield High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Aztec High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 25% NM state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 58% NM state average).
What is the graduation rate of Bloomfield High School?
The graduation rate of Bloomfield High School is 86%, which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 66%.
How many students attend Bloomfield High School?
732 students attend Bloomfield High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
39% of Bloomfield High School students are American Indian, 29% of students are Hispanic, 29% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bloomfield High School?
Bloomfield High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.
What grades does Bloomfield High School offer ?
Bloomfield High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Bloomfield High School part of?
Bloomfield High School is part of Bloomfield Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 732 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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