James Monroe Middle School

6100 Paradise Blvd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
James Monroe Middle School serves 1,005 students in grades 6-8.
James Monroe Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is equal to the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

James Monroe Middle School's student population of 1,005 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,005 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
58 teachers
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School Rankings

James Monroe Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 742 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of James Monroe Middle School is 0.58, which is equal to 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#409 out of 742 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
6%
12%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
58%
60%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
28%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,005 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NM
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58 (Top 30%)

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