Foothill High School (Closed 2017)

  • Foothill High School served 115 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was <50% (which was higher than the New Mexico state average of 41%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was <50% (which was higher than the New Mexico state average of 49%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Foothill High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 was lower than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was equal to the New Mexico state average of 78%.

Top Placements

Foothill High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students115 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Foothill High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Foothill High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Foothill High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Foothill High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
9%
13%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Foothill High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Foothill High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
64%
60%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Foothill High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
5%
2%
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White
22%
22%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Foothill High School and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Foothill High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.540.38
This chart display the diversity score of Foothill High School and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)<50%
69%
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Foothill High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJuvenile Justice School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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