Farmington High School

  • Farmington High School serves 1,424 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NM average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Farmington High School operates within the Farmington Municipal s School District.
  • Farmington Municipal s School District's 64% graduation rate is lower than the NM state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1424 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 82 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,424 students
Farmington High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Farmington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers82 teachers
Farmington High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeFarmington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Farmington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
34%
10%
Farmington High School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
2%
1%
Farmington High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
27%
61%
Farmington High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
n/a
2%
Farmington High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
37%
24%
Farmington High School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Farmington High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsFarmington High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNM 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.
0.680.57
Farmington High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
46%
57%
Farmington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
7%
6%
Farmington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Farmington Municipal s School District's student population of 11,718 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 70% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,896 in this district is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,662 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District NameFarmington Municipal s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed11,718353
Farmington Municipal s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate64%72%
Farmington Municipal s School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue$100 MM$9 MM
Farmington Municipal s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$97 MM$9 MM
Farmington Municipal s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,896$16,798
Farmington Municipal s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,662$17,733
Farmington Municipal s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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