Jefferson Montessori

  • Jefferson Montessori serves 199 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • Jefferson Montessori's student population of 199 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students199 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Montessori's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Montessori is 0.54, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)15-19%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)20-24%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
13%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
39%
60%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
56%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.540.58
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Graduation Rate≥50%
74%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarlsbad Municipal Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Jefferson Montessori is Pecos Connections Academy (0.3 miles away)
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