Belen Middle School

  • Belen Middle School serves 586 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NM average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Belen Middle School operates within the Belen Consolidated s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 586 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 586 students
Belen Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Belen Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Belen Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Belen Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 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 18:1 16:1
Belen Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
1%
10%
Belen Middle School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Belen Middle School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
75%
61%
Belen Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
2%
2%
Belen Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
22%
24%
Belen Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Belen Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Belen Middle 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.
0.39 0.38
Belen Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
67%
57%
Belen Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
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.
n/a
6%
Belen Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • Belen Consolidated s School District's student population of 4,138 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,426 in this district is less than the state average of $12,921. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,878 is less than the state average of $12,586. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Belen Consolidated s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 4,138 353
Belen Consolidated s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $48 MM $5 MM
Belen Consolidated s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $46 MM $4 MM
Belen Consolidated s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,426 $12,921
Belen Consolidated s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,878 $12,586
Belen Consolidated s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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