Hobbs Municipal Schools School District

1515 E Sanger
Hobbs, NM 88240
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Hobbs Municipal Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New Mexico for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 3,782 students in Hobbs Municipal Schools School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in New Mexico.
Public High Schools in Hobbs Municipal Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the New Mexico public high school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 61% statewide average).
Public High School in Hobbs Municipal School School District have a Graduation Rate of 82%, which is more than the New Mexico average of 66%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Hobbs High School, with 87% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in New Mexico or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public high school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
18 Schools
260 Schools
# Students
9,772 Students
115,804 Students
# Teachers
562 Teachers
7,264 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Hobbs Municipal Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 84 school districts in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 87% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NM)
#52 out of 85 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hobbs Municipal Schools  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
20-24%
25%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hobbs Municipal Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
50-54%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hobbs Municipal Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
84%
66%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hobbs Municipal Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.41
0.57
# American Indian Students
30 Students
14,457 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
13%
# Asian Students
62 Students
1,428 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
7,273 Students
70,598 Students
% Hispanic Students
74%
61%
# Black Students
360 Students
2,100 Students
% Black Students
4%
2%
# White Students
1,959 Students
24,772 Students
% White Students
20%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
147 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
85 Students
2,302 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
245
163
# Students in K Grade:
708
685
# Students in 1st Grade:
698
720
# Students in 2nd Grade:
743
746
# Students in 3rd Grade:
756
780
# Students in 4th Grade:
698
895
# Students in 5th Grade:
686
933
# Students in 6th Grade:
747
2,033
# Students in 7th Grade:
796
2,889
# Students in 8th Grade:
766
3,254
# Students in 9th Grade:
824
31,588
# Students in 10th Grade:
730
25,847
# Students in 11th Grade:
702
23,252
# Students in 12th Grade:
673
22,019
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,197 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,520. The school district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,584 is less than the state median of $13,895. The school district spending/student has grown by 25% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue
$139 MM
$4,694 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hobbs Municipal Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$133 MM
$4,492 MM
This chart display total spending of Hobbs Municipal Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,197
$14,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hobbs Municipal Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,584
$13,895
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hobbs Municipal Schools  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Hobbs Municipal Schools School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Houston Middle School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 45% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 North Houston
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 433-1300
Grades: 6-9
| 853 students
Rank: #22.
Hobbs High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
800 North Jefferson
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 433-0200
Grades: 9-12
| 2,109 students
Rank: #33.
Hobbs Freshman High School
(Math: 7% | Reading: 23% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1401 E. Sanger
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 433-0300
Grades: 9-10
| 820 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 18 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 9,772 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • : 84% (Top 20% in NM)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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