1500 University Dr
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Carlsbad Early College High School serves 240 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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

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School Overview

Carlsbad Early College High School's student population of 240 students has grown by 100% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 57% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
240 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Carlsbad Early College High School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (NM)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
45-49%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
60-64%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
12%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
47%
60%
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Black
1%
2%
White
49%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
75%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Carlsbad Early College High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
3%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 240 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 10% in NM)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 30%)

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