Piedra Vista High School

5700 College Blvd
Farmington, NM 87402
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
5.00 (1 review)
Piedra Vista High School serves 1,421 students in grades 9-12.
Piedra Vista High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Piedra Vista High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

Piedra Vista High School's student population of 1,421 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Rankings

Piedra Vista High School is ranked within the top 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 Piedra Vista High School is 0.69, which is more 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
#246 out of 717 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
16%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
49%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
28%
12%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
33%
60%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
36%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.690.58
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Graduation Rate
(18-19)
85%
75%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFarmington Municipal Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Piedra Vista High School is San Juan College High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heights Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Country Club Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Farmington San Juan College High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-10 | 150 students
    0.9 miles
    4601 College Boulevard
    Farmington, NM 87402
    (505) 566-3986
    0.9 9-10 150
  • Farmington Country Club Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 570 students
    1.1 miles
    5300 Foothills Dr
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840
    1.1 K-5 570
  • Farmington Heights Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 704 students
    1.3 miles
    3700 College Blvd
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840
    1.3 6-8 704
  • Farmington Mesa Verde Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 470 students
    1.3 miles
    3801 College Blvd
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840
    1.3 K-5 470
  • Farmington Farmington Preschool Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 130 students
    1.4 miles
    5840 Fortuna
    Farmington, NM 87402
    (505) 324-9840
    1.4 PK 130

School Reviews

5  
This is the best school in the county and even surrounding counties, High expectations and more focused on school compared to Farmington High school. Very preppy which is nice in some ways. If you want your child to get a good education I would definitely recommend having them come here.
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