Las Montanas Charter

1405 S. Solano Ave
Las Cruces, NM 88001
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 167 students in grades 9-12, Las Montanas Charter ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 33%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 167 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50% in NM)
  • : ≤5%
  • : 25-29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Las Montanas Charter ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

Las Montanas Charter's student population of 167 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Las Montanas Charter is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NM)
(18-19)
≤5%
21%
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(18-19)
25-29%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Las Montanas Charter 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
14:1
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American Indian
2%
12%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Las Montanas Charter and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
89%
62%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
6%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Las Montanas Charter and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.21
This chart display the diversity score of Las Montanas Charter and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-39%
66%
This chart display graduation rate of Las Montanas Charter and public school graduation rate of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Las Montanas Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 21% NM state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 33% NM state average).
What is the graduation rate of Las Montanas Charter?
The graduation rate of Las Montanas Charter is 30-39%, which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 66%.
How many students attend Las Montanas Charter?
167 students attend Las Montanas Charter.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Las Montanas Charter students are Hispanic, 6% of students are White, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Las Montanas Charter?
Las Montanas Charter has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.
What grades does Las Montanas Charter offer ?
Las Montanas Charter offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Las Montanas Charter part of?
Las Montanas Charter is part of Las Montanas Charter School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 167 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤5%
  • : 25-29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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