Newcomb High School

Us 491
Newcomb, NM 87455
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Newcomb High School serves 226 students in grades 9-12.
Newcomb 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 22%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.

School Overview

Newcomb High School's student population of 226 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Newcomb High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 717 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Newcomb High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#626 out of 717 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
22%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
15-19%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
96%
12%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
60%
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Black
n/a
2%
White
n/a
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.080.58
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Graduation Rate
70-79%
74%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (04-05)
8%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Consolidated Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Newcomb High School is Tohatchi High School (28.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Newcomb Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newcomb Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newcomb Newcomb Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 271 students
    0.0 miles
    Us 491
    Newcomb, NM 87455
    (505) 696-3415
    0 PK-5 271
  • Newcomb Newcomb Middle School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 192 students
    0.0 miles
    Us 491
    Newcomb, NM 87455
    (505) 368-4984
    0 6-8 192
  • Newcomb Tohaali' Community School
    Grades: K-8 | 146 students
    0.3 miles
    P.o. Box 9857
    Newcomb, NM 87455
    (505) 789-3201
    0.3 K-8 146
  • Sheep Springs Naschitti Elementary School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 93 students
    9.2 miles
    Us Hwy 491
    Sheep Springs, NM 87364
    (505) 732-4204
    9.2 PK-5 93
  • Sanostee Sanostee Day School
    Grades: K-3 | 58 students
    13.8 miles
    P.o. Box 159
    Sanostee, NM 87461
    (505) 723-2476
    13.8 K-3 58

School Reviews

5  
Well the school I'm attending is Tohatchi High School and its not really challenging so since Newcomb High School is a close school, I just want to know if it is a challenging school and if they have hard courses, if so then I would like to attend.
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