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Piedra Vista High School
5700 College Bouelvard
Farmington, New Mexico

Icon depecting a telephone        (505) 599.8880

icon depicting a fax machine         855-648-0620 toll free

Principal: Dave Golden

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Total Enrollment 1,449 students

American Indian
Black or Afican American
Hispanic or Latino

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5700 College Blvd.
Farmington, NM  87402

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Farmington Municipal School District:
Farmington Municipal School District is a public school district located in Farmington, New Mexico, population 46,000. The district covers an 807 square mile area in central San Juan County. The district also serves the communities of NAPI and a portion of Flora Vista. All FMS district schools above elementary school are supplied with MacBook computers in which the students and teachers can take home. FMS serves over 11,000 students per year.

Piedra Vista High School:
Piedra Vista is one of three high schools in Farmington, NM and is home to approximately 1,500 students, grades 9-12. The school opened in the fall of 1998 and graduated its first senior class in 2000. Piedra Vista students have a traditional seven period schedule. In addition to meeting the state graduation requirements, PVHS students must also complete a senior exhibition project to graduate. Seniors must job shadow a professional in the community, complete a research project or volunteer a minimum of thirty hours. Students then prepare awritten and oral report for the community presentations. Students are also required to take at least one AP, Honors or Dual Credit course as a graduation requirement.

Demographics  (39% eligible for Free or Reduced Lunch program)
        Caucasian: 40%
        Hispanic: 30%
        Native American: 28%                    
        Other: 2%

Grading Scale

97.5-100:       A+ Outstanding in thoroughness, accuracy,and performance
89.5-97.4:      A
87.5-89.4:      B+
79.5-87.4:      B Above average in performance
77.5-79.4:      C+
69.5-77.4:      C Average in performance
67.5-69.4:      D+
59.5-67.4:      D Below average in performance, but acceptable for graduation credit
For purposes of computing a students GPA, the following point system is used:

A+   4.3
A      4.0
B+   3.3
B      3.0
C+   2.3
C     2.0
D+  1.3
D     1.0

AP Classes are weighted on a 5.0 scale

Graduation Requirements

Social Studies:
4  Credits
Foreign Language or
Career Cluster:

Dual Credit/AP/Honors:


Advanced Placement and Honors Courses Offered                                                                                               A.P. Testing Profile

English Literature
English Language
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Statistics and Probability
Environmental Science
World History
US History
Government & Politics
Human Geography
Physical Science Honors
Biology Honors
English 9 Honors
English 10 Honors
AP Tests Taken: 313
# at 3 or better: 133

Class of 2018 Matriculation
30% - 4 year University of College
40% - 2 Year College or Trade School
30% - Military Enlistment or Workforce
98% - Accepted to a 2 or 4-year school