W Las Vegas High School



W Las Vegas High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

W Las Vegas 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
9 126
10 113
11 115
12 97

W Las Vegas High School is a public high school of the West Las Vegas Public Schools located in Las Vegas, NM. It has 451 students in grades 9th through 12th. W Las Vegas High School is the 64th largest public high school in New Mexico and the 11,419th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.1 to 1.

Total Students: 451
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.94

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W Las Vegas High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 234
(52%)
261
(51%)
 Female 217
(48%)
253
(49%)

W Las Vegas High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 420
(93%)
477
(93%)
 White 27
(6%)
31
(6%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Black 2
(0%)
3
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

W Las Vegas High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 433
(96%)
493
(96%)
 Not Eligible 18
(4%)
21
(4%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

W Las Vegas High School is ranked 44th out of 0 ranked schools in New Mexico, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of W Las Vegas High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 60.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

W Las Vegas High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 524
2006 544
2007 531
2008 520
2009 494
2010 502
2011 472
2012 451

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 17
2007 15
2008 16.5
2009 16.2
2010 17.9
2011 N/A
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99427480916031
2006 0.99448529411765
2007 0.99435028248588
2008 0.99423076923077
2009 0.99392712550607
2010 0.99402390438247
2011 0.99364406779661
2012 0.96008869179601

Compare W Las Vegas High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,524.5% 15.2:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 60.5%
 
This School 96.0%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
W Las Vegas High School
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Public 09 - 12 451 16.1:1  
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Public 07 - 12 63 9.4:1 1 miles
Robertson High School
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