About Us

Mission Statement

Building a tradition of excellence by providing students opportunities

  • to attain knowledge and skills
  • to increase depth of knowledge
  • to become college and career ready
  • to connect high school experiences to real-world opportunities

Las Cruces High School

is the largest comprehensive high school in Las Cruces. It is the newest school with the oldest tradition, and every year we celebrate "It's a GREAT year to be a Dawg!" We encourage you to explore our website to view the wide array of offerings available to our student body-- we truly have something to offer everyone. Here are a few key points about our school:

  • We are the only high school in district who received an "A" on our 2015-16 school report card.
  • We are the only high school in the region with a funded Signature Feature: The LCHS Pre-Nursing Pathway. Please explore our link: Click
  • Our three majors are STEM, CAB, and HHS. Every Pathway within our Programs of Study culminates in a dual credit offering AND a related certification option for students. Please explore the link to our Course Catalog.

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Vision Statement

Once a Dawg, Always a Dawg , building on a tradition of excellence, one Dawg at a time.