Artesia High School (New Mexico)

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Artesia High School
Artesia High logo.png
Address
1006 West Richardson Ave.
Artesia, New Mexico 88210
United States
Information
Type Public high school
Principal Eric Greer
Grades 10-12
Enrollment 800 (2014-15)[1]
Campus Suburban
Color(s)          
Orange and White
Athletics conference NMAA, AAAAA Dist. 4
Mascot Bulldog
Rival Carlsbad High School
Website

Artesia High School (AHS) is the public senior high school of Artesia, New Mexico, United States. It is a part of the Artesia Public Schools.[2] The colors of AHS are orange, black and white, and the school's mascot is a Bulldog. Enrollment currently stands at 751.[3]

Academics[edit]

Student body statistics[edit]

Ethnicity Artesia High School State average
Hispanic (of any race) 53% 56%
White (non-Hispanic) 47% 29%
American Indian/Alaskan Native <1% 11%
African American <1% 3%
Pacific Islander <1% 1%

Athletics[edit]

AHS competes in the New Mexico Activities Association, and is a AAAAA school in District 4.

State championships
Season Sport Number of championships Year
Fall Volleyball 4 2011, 2010, 1978, 1977
Football 30 2017, 2015, 2014, 2010, 2007, 2006, 2004, 2003, 2001, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1994,
1993, 1992, 1987, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1980, 1978, 1976, 1975,
1974, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1964, 1957
Winter Basketball, boys' 2 1995, 1997
Basketball, girls' 1 1977
Spring Baseball, boys' 6 2000, 1996, 1994, 1993, 1987, 1976
Golf, boys' 3 2007, 2002, 1998
Softball 4 2001, 1999, 1995, 1988
Track and field, boys' 5 2011, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1976
Cheerleading 4 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006
Total 57

Notable alumni[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ "ARTESIA HIGH". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-09-28. Retrieved 2011-05-06. 
  3. ^ "Artesia High School - Artesia, New mexico - NM | GreatSchools". greatschools.org. Retrieved 2017-06-02. 
  4. ^ "Chase Foundation | Founder". chasefoundation.com. Retrieved 2017-06-02. 

Coordinates: 32°50′26″N 104°24′33″W / 32.8406°N 104.4092°W / 32.8406; -104.4092