About This School
Highland Junior High School did not make AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of New Mexico in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Highland Junior High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Highland Junior High School had 17 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New Mexico average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Highland Junior High School's students and teachers. more
Middle Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|St Helena School 0.8 miles||n/a|
|Houston Junior High School 1.8 miles|
|Eunice Holiness Academy 19.5 miles||n/a|
|Lea CY. Detention CN School 20 miles||n/a|
|Caton Middle School 20.1 miles|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 629
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Highland Junior High School had 59% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. New Mexico had 67% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Hobbs Municipal Schools District Spending
In 2011, Highland Junior High School had 17 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New Mexico average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Hobbs Municipal Schools School District
About the NMSBA
What is it?
The New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in reading, science and math in grades 3 through 9.
How is it Scored?
Students are scored at four levels: below beginning step, nearing proficiency, proficient or advanced. The goal is for students to score at or above the proficient level.