Edward Ortiz Middle School

  • Edward Ortiz Middle School serves 559 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 12% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 78%.

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School Overview

  • Edward Ortiz Middle School's student population of 559 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students559 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edward Ortiz Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edward Ortiz Middle School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank#778 out of 819 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
21%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
1%
13%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
93%
60%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
6%
22%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edward Ortiz Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.130.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edward Ortiz 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Fe Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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