Cottonwood Classical Prep serves 734 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 22%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Cottonwood Classical Prep's student population of 734 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
734 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Cottonwood Classical Prep is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NM)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
42%
22%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
65%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cottonwood Classical Prep 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
12%
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Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
45%
60%
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Black
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cottonwood Classical Prep and the percentage of Black public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
46%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cottonwood Classical Prep.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score
0.59
This chart display the diversity score of Cottonwood Classical Prep and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(17-18)
≥95%
74%
This chart display graduation rate of Cottonwood Classical Prep and public school graduation rate of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cottonwood Classical Prep and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cottonwood Classical Prep and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 734 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59 (Top 20% in NM)

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