Capitan High School



Capitan High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Capitan High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 47
10 42
11 43
12 32

Capitan High School is a public high school of the Capitan Municipal School District located in Capitan, NM. It has 164 students in grades 9th through 12th. Capitan High School is the 132nd largest public high school in New Mexico and the 18,130th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.5 to 1.

Total Students: 164
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 13.09

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Capitan High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 90
(55%)
90
(55%)
 Female 74
(45%)
74
(45%)

Capitan High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 113
(69%)
113
(69%)
 Hispanic 42
(26%)
42
(26%)
 American Indian 3
(2%)
3
(2%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Black 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Capitan High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 70
(43%)
70
(43%)
 Not Eligible 66
(40%)
66
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(17%)
28
(17%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Capitan High School is ranked 127th out of 0 ranked schools in New Mexico, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Capitan High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 60.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Capitan High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 177
2006 194
2007 176
2008 145
2009 147
2010 159
2011 150
2012 164

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.7
2006 16.2
2007 11.1
2008 10.3
2009 10.3
2010 11.6
2011 10.9
2012 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38418079096045
2006 0.41237113402062
2007 0.40340909090909
2008 0.42068965517241
2009 0.37414965986395
2010 0.61006289308176
2011 0.48666666666667
2012 0.59756097560976

Compare Capitan High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,524.5% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 59.8%
 
State Average 60.5%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Capitan High School
Capitan, NM
Public 09 - 12 164 12.5:1  
Ruidoso High School
Ruidoso, NM
Public 09 - 12 569 17.4:1 14 miles
Hondo High School
Hondo, NM
Public 07 - 12 79 9.5:1 22 miles
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