Taos High School

134 Cervantes

Taos, NM 87571-6163

Grades: 9-12

688 students

Taos High School serves 688 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Taos High School operates within the Taos Municipal s School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is equal to the NM state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 688 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 688 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more 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 19:1 14:1
Hispanic
63%
60%
White
28%
25%
Two or more races
9%
1%
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.
0.52 0.38
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.
50%
61%
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.
14%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,817 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 91% over five years.
School District Name Taos Municipal s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 2,817 312
Graduation Rate 72% 72%
District Total Revenue $37 MM $10 MM
District Spending $37 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,973 $16,127
District Spending / Student $12,130 $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 Taos Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Taos Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Taos Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TaosTaos Academy
    Charter School
    125 La Posta Rd
    TaosNM 87571
    (505)751-3109
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 162 students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • Ranchos De TaosTaos Municipal Charter
    Charter School
    1303 Paseo Del Canon East
    Ranchos De TaosNM 87557
    (505)758-5202
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 213 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • TaosChrysalis Alternative High School
    Alternative School
    522 Evergreen Ln
    TaosNM 87571
    (505)758-5202
    Alternative School

    1 mi | 24 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • TaosTaos Integrated School Of Arts
    Charter School
    123 Monzanares
    TaosNM 87571
    (575)758-7755
    Charter School

    1 mi | 140 students | Gr. KG-7                      
  • TaosVista Grande High School
    Charter School
    111 Paseo Del Canon West
    TaosNM 87571
    (505)758-5202
    Charter School

    1 mi | 80 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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