Top 5 Best Las Cruces Public High Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public high schools serving 7,330 students in Las Cruces, NM. The top ranked public high schools in Las Cruces, NM are Early College High School, Centennial High School and Las Cruces High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Las Cruces, NM public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 12% (versus the New Mexico public high school average of 14%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 36% statewide average). High schools in Las Cruces have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of New Mexico public high schools.
Las Cruces, NM public high school have a Graduation Rate of 83%, which is more than the New Mexico average of 75%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Early College High School, with 90-94% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in New Mexico or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public high school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Las Cruces, NM Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Early College High School Math: 38% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3400 South Espina St
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (505) 527-9540

    Grades: 9-12 | 350 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Centennial High School Math: 16% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1950 S Sonoma Ranch Blvd
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (575) 527-9330

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,509 student
  • Rank: #33.
    Las Cruces High School Math: 10% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1750 El Paseo Rd
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (505) 527-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,695 student
  • Rank: #44.
    Alma D'arte Charter Charter School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    402 W Court Ave
    Las Cruces, NM 88005
    (575) 541-0145

    Grades: 9-12 | 180 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Onate High School Math: 9% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5700 Mesa Grande Dr
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (505) 527-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,511 student
  • Rank: #66.
    Mayfield High School Math: 6% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1955 North Valley Dr
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (505) 527-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,448 student
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Las Montanas Charter Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1405 S. Solano Ave
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (505) 527-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 162 students
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    New America School - Las Cruces Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    207 S Main St
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (575) 527-9085

    Grades: 9-12 | 249 students
  • Rank: #99.3600 Arrowhead Drive
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (575) 527-9540

    Grades: 9-12 | 226 students
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