Rio Rancho High School

  • Rio Rancho High School serves 2,461 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NM average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Rio Rancho High School operates within the Rio Rancho School District.
  • Rio Rancho School District's 73% graduation rate is higher than the NM state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2461 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 134 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,461 students
Rio Rancho High School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % Rio Rancho High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 134 teachers
Rio Rancho High School Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by Grade Rio Rancho High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Rio Rancho High School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
American Indian
4%
10%
Rio Rancho High School American Indian Students (1999-2015)
Asian
2%
1%
Rio Rancho High School Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
54%
61%
Rio Rancho High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
2%
2%
Rio Rancho High School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
35%
24%
Rio Rancho High School White Students (1999-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Rio Rancho High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Rio Rancho High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Rio Rancho High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NM All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.59 0.38
Rio Rancho High School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
30%
57%
Rio Rancho High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Rio Rancho High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2015)

District Comparison

  • Rio Rancho School District's student population of 17,206 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,006 in this district is less than the state average of $12,921. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,245 is less than the state average of $12,586. The district spending/student has declined by 17% over four years.
School District Name Rio Rancho School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 17,206 353
Rio Rancho School District Students Managed (1995-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 72%
Rio Rancho School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $155 MM $5 MM
Rio Rancho School District District Total Revenue (1996-2014)
District Spending $159 MM $4 MM
Rio Rancho School District District Spending (1996-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,006 $12,921
Rio Rancho School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,245 $12,586
Rio Rancho School District District Spending / Student (1995-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rio RanchoIndependence High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 193 students
    0.1 miles
    421 Quantum Rd Ne
    Rio RanchoNM 87124
    (505)338-4658
    0.19-12193
  • Rio RanchoEnchanted Hills Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 691 students
    1.1 miles
    5400 Obregon Rd. Ne
    Rio RanchoNM 87124
    (505)896-0667
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  • Rio RanchoShining Stars Preschool
    Grades: PK | 525 students
    1.2 miles
    4477 9th Avenue Ne
    Rio RanchoNM 87124
    (505)896-0667
    1.2PK525
  • Rio RanchoRio Rancho Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 650 students
    1.4 miles
    4601 Pepe Ortiz Se
    Rio RanchoNM 87124
    (505)896-0667
    1.4PK-5650
  • Rio RanchoRio Rancho Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1216 students
    1.9 miles
    1600 Loma Colorado Blvd Ne
    Rio RanchoNM 87124
    (505)896-0667
    1.96-81216

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