Carlos F. Vigil Middle School

1260 Industrial Park Rd
Espanola, NM 87532
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 474 students in grades 7-8, Carlos F. Vigil Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 24%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 34%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 474 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in NM
  • : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Carlos F. Vigil Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

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School Overview

Carlos F. Vigil Middle School's student population of 474 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
474 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Carlos F. Vigil Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 810 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Carlos F. Vigil Middle School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NM)
#758 out of 810 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Carlos F. Vigil Middle School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
9%
24%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Carlos F. Vigil Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
15%
34%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Carlos F. Vigil Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
16%
33%
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
7%
12%
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Asian
1%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Carlos F. Vigil Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
89%
62%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Carlos F. Vigil Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
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White
1%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carlos F. Vigil Middle School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New Mexico.
0.20
This chart displays the diversity score of Carlos F. Vigil Middle School and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
74%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Carlos F. Vigil Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
12%
6%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carlos F. Vigil Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Carlos F. Vigil Middle School's ranking?
Carlos F. Vigil Middle School is ranked #758 out of 810 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Mexico.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% NM state average), while 15% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 34% NM state average).
How many students attend Carlos F. Vigil Middle School?
474 students attend Carlos F. Vigil Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Carlos F. Vigil Middle School students are Hispanic, 7% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Carlos F. Vigil Middle School?
Carlos F. Vigil Middle School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.
What grades does Carlos F. Vigil Middle School offer ?
Carlos F. Vigil Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Carlos F. Vigil Middle School part of?
Carlos F. Vigil Middle School is part of Espanola Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 474 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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