Roswell High School



Roswell High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Roswell 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
9 532
10 343
11 270
12 202

Roswell High School is a public high school of the Roswell Independent School District located in Roswell, NM. It has 1,347 students in grades 9th through 12th. Roswell High School is the 24th largest public high school in New Mexico and the 3,910th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,347
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 74.83

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Roswell High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 676
(50%)
1,266
(50%)
 Female 671
(50%)
1,261
(50%)

Roswell High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,039
(77%)
1,649
(65%)
 White 255
(19%)
784
(31%)
 Black 48
(4%)
62
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
22
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Roswell High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,248
(93%)
1,780
(70%)
 Not Eligible 99
(7%)
638
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
109
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Roswell High School is ranked 4th out of 0 ranked schools in New Mexico, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Roswell High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.7%) 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.

Roswell High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1297
2006 1356
2007 1335
2008 1311
2009 1313
2010 1354
2011 1299
2012 1347

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.3
2006 18.3
2007 16.9
2008 18.1
2009 18.5
2010 18.8
2011 18.1
2012 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31611410948342
2006 0.99778761061947
2007 0.99775280898876
2008 0.99771167048055
2009 0.997715156131
2010 0.99778434268833
2011 0.99769053117783
2012 0.92650334075724

Compare Roswell High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,524.5% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 60.5%
 
This School 92.7%
 

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