Pojoaque High School

Pojoaque High School serves 627 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Pojoaque High School operates within the Pojoaque Valley School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the NM state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 627 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 627 students
Pojoaque High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Pojoaque High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Pojoaque High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Pojoaque High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
14%
10%
Pojoaque High School American Indian Students (1990-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
80%
60%
Pojoaque High School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
5%
25%
Pojoaque High School White Students (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Pojoaque High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NM All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.34 0.38
Pojoaque High School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
33%
61%
Pojoaque High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
Pojoaque High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,924 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 85% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,997 is less than the state average of $16,127. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,717 is less than the state average of $16,153. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Pojoaque Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,924 312
Pojoaque Valley School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 69% 72%
Pojoaque Valley School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $10 MM
Pojoaque Valley School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $23 MM $10 MM
Pojoaque Valley School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,997 $16,127
Pojoaque Valley School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,717 $16,153
Pojoaque Valley School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Childrens Psychiatry (8.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pojoaque Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tesuque Elementary School (3.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa FePojoaque Middle School
    State Rd 592
    Santa FeNM 87506
    (505)455-2282
    0 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 333 students                      
  • TesuqueTesuque Elementary School
    Bishops Lodge Rd
    TesuqueNM 87574
    (505)467-2003
    3.9 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 119 students                      
  • Santa FeLa Tierra Montessori School Of The Arts And Scienc
    Charter School
    8 Sarma Ln
    Santa FeNM 87506
    (505)852-0200
    Charter School

    7.8 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 74 students                      
  • AlbuquerqueChildrens Psychiatry
    1001 Yale Ne
    AlbuquerqueNM 87131
    (505)272-2890
    8.6 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 15 students                      
  • Santa FeCarlos Gilbert Elementary School
    300 Griffin St
    Santa FeNM 87501
    (505)467-2003
    8.7 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 335 students                      

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