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 1,400 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 (47% eligible for Free or Reduced Lunch program)
Native American: 28.2%
• School Grade 2012-2017: Piedra Vista High School received an “A” grade by the PED, State of New Mexico for the past five academic school years.
• 1st Place Director's Cup Award 2012-2013: Piedra Vista High School received the 1st Place Director's Cup Award for excellence in academics, athletics, and activities: best award
given in the State of New Mexico to a school by the New Mexico Activities Association.
• Top Ten School In New Mexico 2012
• SREB 2011: Piedra Vista High School was one of thirteen schools nationwide to earn the prestigious SREB High Schools that Work Award.
97.5-100: A+ Outstanding in thoroughness, accuracy,and performance
79.5-87.4: B Above average in performance
69.5-77.4: C Average in performance
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:
AP Classes are weighted on a 5.0 scale
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Advanced Placement and Honors Courses OfferedA.P. Testing Profile