Pojoaque High School

Pojoaque High School serves 680 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 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 74%.
Pojoaque High School operates within the Pojoaque Valley Public s School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the NM state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 680 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 680 students
Pojoaque High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Pojoaque High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pojoaque High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Pojoaque High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
14%
10%
Pojoaque High School American Indian (1990-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
78%
59%
Pojoaque High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
Pojoaque High School Black (1990-2012)
White
5%
26%
Pojoaque High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pojoaque High School Sch Ethnicity Pojoaque High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.37 0.57
Pojoaque High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
35%
61%
Pojoaque High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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.
10%
6%
Pojoaque High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,012 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 Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,012 385
Graduation Rate 69% 72%
Pojoaque Valley Public s School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $10 MM
Pojoaque Valley Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $23 MM $10 MM
Pojoaque Valley Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,997 $16,127
Pojoaque Valley Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,717 $16,153
Pojoaque Valley Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Nm School For The Arts (6.9 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sante Fe Pojoaque Middle School
    State Rd 592
    Sante Fe , NM , 87506
    (505)455-2282
    0  mi  |  340  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Tesuque Tesuque Elementary School
    Bishops Lodge Rd
    Tesuque , NM , 87574
    (505)467-2003
    3.9  mi  |  150  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Santa Fe Nm School For The Arts
    Charter School
    2300 North Ridgetop Rd
    Santa Fe , NM , 87506
    (505)310-4194
    Charter School
    6.9  mi  |  183  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Albuquerque New Mexico International School
    Charter School
    4261 Balloon Park Rd Ne
    Albuquerque , NM , 87109
    (505)433-3250
    Charter School
    8.6  mi  |  95  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Las Cruces J Paul Taylor Academy
    Charter School
    3900 Del Rey Blvd
    Las Cruces , NM , 88012
    (575)652-4006
    Charter School
    8.6  mi  |  157  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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