Heizer Middle School

101 East Stanolind Rd
Hobbs, NM 88240
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Heizer Middle School serves 650 students in grades 6-8.
Heizer Middle School placed 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%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower 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 18% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Heizer Middle School's student population of 650 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students650 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Heizer Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Heizer Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 717 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Heizer Middle School is 0.30, which is less 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#558 out of 717 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
22%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
18%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
12%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
83%
60%
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Black
5%
2%
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White
12%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heizer Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score
0.300.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHobbs Municipal Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Heizer Middle School is Hobbs Freshman High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Houston Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southern Heights Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hobbs Hobbs Freshman High School Math: 11% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9 | 720 students
    0.1 miles
    101 Stanolind Rd
    Hobbs, NM 88240
    (505) 433-0100
    0.1 9 720
  • Hobbs Southern Heights Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 444 students
    0.6 miles
    101 East Texas
    Hobbs, NM 88240
    (505) 433-0100
    0.6 PK-5 444
  • Hobbs Edison Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 312 students
    1.0 miles
    501 East Gypsy
    Hobbs, NM 88240
    (505) 433-0100
    1 K-5 312
  • Hobbs B.t. Washington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-K | 255 students
    1.2 miles
    1200 East Humble
    Hobbs, NM 88240
    (505) 433-0100
    1.2 PK-K 255
  • Hobbs Houston Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 777 students
    1.5 miles
    300 North Houston
    Hobbs, NM 88240
    (505) 433-0100
    1.5 6-8 777

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