720 Buckeye St.
Deming, NM 88030
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mimbres Valley Alternative School serves 96 students in grades 9-12.
Mimbres Valley Alternative 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
96 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Mimbres Valley Alternative 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 Mimbres Valley Alternative School is 0.20, 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 1985-1986 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#649 out of 742 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
21%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mimbres Valley Alternative School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
33%
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
12%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
89%
60%
Black
n/a
2%
White
11%
23%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score
0.20
Graduation Rate
≥50%
75%
This chart display graduation rate of Mimbres Valley Alternative School and public school graduation rate of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
71%
School District Name
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 96 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in NM)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20

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