Gadsden High School

  • Gadsden High School serves 1,578 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NM average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Gadsden High School operates within the Gadsden Independent s School District.
  • Gadsden Independent s School District's 64% graduation rate is lower than the NM state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1578 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 95 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,578 students
Gadsden High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Gadsden High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Gadsden High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Gadsden High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 17:1 16:1
Gadsden High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
99%
61%
Gadsden High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
n/a
2%
Gadsden High School Black Students (1996-2005)
White
1%
24%
Gadsden High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Gadsden High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Gadsden 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.
0.02 0.38
Gadsden High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
96%
57%
Gadsden High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
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.
2%
6%
Gadsden High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Gadsden Independent s School District's student population of 13,454 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,982 in this district is less than the state average of $12,921. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,581 is less than the state average of $12,586. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Gadsden Independent s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
3
Number of Students Managed 13,454 353
Gadsden Independent s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 64% 72%
Gadsden Independent s School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $153 MM $5 MM
Gadsden Independent s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $161 MM $4 MM
Gadsden Independent s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,982 $12,921
Gadsden Independent s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,581 $12,586
Gadsden Independent s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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