Centennial High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,456
Best High School in New Mexico
#69
 Rating 5 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District LAS CRUCES PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Type Public
 Phone (555)555-5555
 Location 1950 S SONOMA RANCH BLVD
LAS CRUCES, NM 88011
Charter School No

Centennial High School has an academic rating slightly above the average for New Mexico high schools based on its average test performance, average graduation rate and low AP course participation. It is ranked 69th in the best public high schools in New Mexico.

Racial Demographics

The Centennial High School student body is primarily Hispanic with a sizeable White population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White24.1%351
Black3.2%47
Hispanic69.6%1,014
Asian Pacific1.3%19
Native American Indian1.2%17
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%3
Two or more races0.3%5

Family Income

vs. other New Mexico high schools
Upper 27.1%

37.1% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the New Mexico high school median of 50.6%. By this measure, CENTENNIAL HIGH SCHOOL students are largely upper-middle income and rank 44th in New Mexico for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman462
Sophomore422
Junior415
Senior157
Total1,456

Completions

Graduation Rate
70% to 74%*
Rank in New Mexico
46th
Rating
6 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students70% to 74%*
New Mexico Median70%
Percentile61%
White70% to 79%*
Blacksuppressed*
Hispanic65% to 69%*
Asian Pacific.%
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more races.%
Economically Disadvantaged60% to 64%*
Limited English Proficiency60% to 69%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
24%
Rank in New Mexico
57th
Rating
6 out of 10

Students at Centennial High School scored an average 24% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New Mexico Public Education Department. Performance is somewhat above the state high school median of 20% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 35.6% of New Mexico high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls13%41%
Boys16%29%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indianless than 50%*less than 50%*
Asian & Pacific Islander40% to 59%*40% to 59%*
Black10% or less*30% to 39%*
Hispanic10%28%
Multiracial--
White25% to 29%*50% to 54%*
With Disabilites5% or less*10% to 14%*
Limited English10% or less*10% or less*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
18%
Rank in New Mexico
119th
Rating
1 out of 10

101 out of 572 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (18%). College admission testing participation is well below the New Mexico median rate of 38% and in the bottom 11% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
14%
AP Pass Rank in New Mexico
20th
AP Pass Rate Rating
6 out of 10

Centennial High School offers 17 AP courses. 14 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 37% percentile and somewhat below the median AP enrollment rate for all New Mexico schools of 18%. Centennial High School had 24 taking AP exams with a 15 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 63% percentile and slightly above the New Mexico state median of 43 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 62% 43%
Students enrolled in an AP class 14% 18%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 3%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 1%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 13%
AP Courses Offered 17

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%6%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New Mexico Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0.3%4
Boys0.3%2
Girls0.3%2
New Mexico Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1%13
Boys1.3%9
Girls0.6%4
New Mexico Median1.1%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Centennial High School
1950 S SONOMA RANCH BLVD
LAS CRUCES, NM
88011
(555)555-5555

6 out of 10 1

District

LAS CRUCES PUBLIC SCHOOLS
LAS CRUCES, NM