Mayfield High

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,499
Best High School in New Mexico
#70
 Rating 5 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District LAS CRUCES PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Type Public
 Phone (505)527-5800
 Location 1955 NORTH VALLEY DR
LAS CRUCES, NM 88001
Charter School No

Mayfield High has an academic rating slightly above the average for New Mexico high schools based on its low test performance, high graduation rate and low AP course participation. It is ranked 70th in the best public high schools in New Mexico.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Mayfield High student body is mostly Hispanic with a sizeable White population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White24.5%368
Black1.5%22
Hispanic73.2%1,097
Asian Pacific0%0
Native American Indian0.5%8
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%3
Two or more races0.1%1

Family Income

vs. other New Mexico high schools
Upper 36.7%

43% 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, MAYFIELD HIGH students are largely upper-middle income and rank 60th in New Mexico for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman494
Sophomore373
Junior276
Senior356
Total1,499

Completions

Graduation Rate
78%
Rank in New Mexico
20th
Rating
8 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students78%
New Mexico Median70%
Percentile81%
White85% to 89%*
Black50% or more*
Hispanic76%
Asian Pacific.%
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more races.%
Economically Disadvantaged65% to 69%*
Limited English Proficiency65% to 69%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
16%
Rank in New Mexico
101st
Rating
3 out of 10

Students at Mayfield High scored an average 16% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New Mexico Public Education Department. Performance is somewhat below the state high school median of 20% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 39.5% of New Mexico high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls11%31%
Boys9%15%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Blackless than 50%*less than 50%*
Hispanic8%19%
Multiracial--
White15% to 19%*35% to 39%*
With Disabilites5% or less*5% or less*
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
38%
Rank in New Mexico
69th
Rating
4 out of 10

238 out of 632 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (38%). College admission testing participation is about equal to the New Mexico median rate of 38% and in the bottom 49% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
13%
AP Pass Rank in New Mexico
18th
AP Pass Rate Rating
6 out of 10

Mayfield High offers 15 AP courses. 13 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 35% percentile and somewhat below the median AP enrollment rate for all New Mexico schools of 18%. Mayfield High had 49 taking AP exams with a 25 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 67% percentile and somewhat above the New Mexico state median of 43 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 51% 43%
Students enrolled in an AP class 13% 18%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 3%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 1%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 12%
AP Courses Offered 15

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%6%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%

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 Students0.1%2
Boys0.2%2
Girls0%0
New Mexico Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.9%31
Boys3.1%26
Girls0.6%5
New Mexico Median1.1%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.2%35
Boys3.3%28
Girls0.8%7

Location

Mayfield High
1955 NORTH VALLEY DR
LAS CRUCES, NM
88001
(505)527-5800

6 out of 10 1

District

LAS CRUCES PUBLIC SCHOOLS
LAS CRUCES, NM