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 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 7% 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 Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same 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 (1990-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
80%
60%
Pojoaque High School Hispanic (1990-2013)
White
5%
25%
Pojoaque High School White (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups
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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Pojoaque Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,924 312
Graduation Rate 69% 72%
Pojoaque Valley School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $10 MM
Pojoaque Valley School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $23 MM $10 MM
Pojoaque Valley School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,997 $16,127
Pojoaque Valley School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,717 $16,153
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 (5.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pojoaque Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tesuque Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TesuqueTesuque Elementary School
    Bishops Lodge Rd
    TesuqueNM 87574
    (505)467-2003
    1.4 mi | 119 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Santa FePojoaque Middle School
    State Rd 592
    Santa FeNM 87506
    (505)455-2282
    3.2 mi | 333 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • AlbuquerqueChildrens Psychiatry
    1001 Yale Ne
    AlbuquerqueNM 87131
    (505)272-2890
    5.9 mi | 15 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Santa FeCarlos Gilbert Elementary School
    300 Griffin St
    Santa FeNM 87501
    (505)467-2003
    6 mi | 335 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Santa FeGonzales Elementary School
    851 West Alameda
    Santa FeNM 87501
    (505)467-2003
    6.2 mi | 512 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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