Pecos High School

  • Pecos High School serves 174 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • Pecos High School's student population of 174 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 42% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students174 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pecos High School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pecos High School is 0.15, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank#449 out of 819 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
21%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
13%
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Hispanic
92%
60%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
8%
22%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pecos High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.150.38
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Graduation Rate80-89%
71%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pecos High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePecos Independent s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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