Artesia High School

1006 West Richardson, Artesia, NM 88210 | (505) 746-3585
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Student Enrollment: 740
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4 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1006 W. Richardson, Artesia, NM 88210
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 740
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 42.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 392 (53.0%)
  • Females: 348 (47.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 39 (5.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 149 (20.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 188 (25.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Artesia High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Artesia High School
  Number Percent
10th Grade29840.3%
11th Grade23932.3%
12th Grade20327.4%
Source: NM Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 4

4 out of 5 | 1 Review
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1 review for Artesia High School

  • Reviewed by Student on November 03, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is a great school with various amounts of scholorships that students should take into consideration.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Artesia High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on SBA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies

SBA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

Math Test
Reading Test
Science Test
Social Studies Test
Source: NM Department of Education 2010-2011

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