Hobbs High School

  • Hobbs High School serves 1,791 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 3% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 31% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 28%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Hobbs High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Hobbs High School's student population of 1,791 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,791 students
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Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hobbs High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 819 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hobbs High School is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank
51%
27%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
21%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
28%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
10%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
67%
61%
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Black
6%
2%
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White
27%
24%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hobbs High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.480.38
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Graduation Rate
90%
71%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
67%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hobbs High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHobbs Municipal s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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