Alamogordo Public Schools School District

1211 Hawaii Ave
Alamogordo, NM 88310
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Alamogordo Public Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New Mexico for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 1,592 students in Alamogordo Public Schools School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in New Mexico.
Public High Schools in Alamogordo Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 14% (versus the New Mexico public high school average of 22%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 36% statewide average).
Public High School in Alamogordo Public School School District have a Graduation Rate of 61%, which is less than the New Mexico average of 66%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Alamogordo High School, with 83% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in New Mexico or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public high school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
15 Schools
260 Schools
# Students
5,571 Students
115,804 Students
# Teachers
316 Teachers
7,264 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Alamogordo Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 144 school districts in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 70% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NM)
#54 out of 144 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Alamogordo Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
27%
24%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alamogordo Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NM by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
36%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alamogordo Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NM by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
41%
33%
(20-21)
79%
66%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Alamogordo Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.64
0.57
# American Indian Students
78 Students
14,457 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
13%
# Asian Students
89 Students
1,428 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# Hispanic Students
2,372 Students
70,598 Students
% Hispanic Students
43%
61%
# Black Students
319 Students
2,100 Students
% Black Students
6%
2%
# White Students
2,328 Students
24,772 Students
% White Students
42%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
20 Students
147 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
365 Students
2,302 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
174
163
# Students in K Grade:
393
685
# Students in 1st Grade:
404
720
# Students in 2nd Grade:
423
746
# Students in 3rd Grade:
437
780
# Students in 4th Grade:
415
895
# Students in 5th Grade:
431
933
# Students in 6th Grade:
426
2,033
# Students in 7th Grade:
448
2,889
# Students in 8th Grade:
428
3,254
# Students in 9th Grade:
425
31,588
# Students in 10th Grade:
410
25,847
# Students in 11th Grade:
378
23,252
# Students in 12th Grade:
379
22,019
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,691 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,520. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,060 is less than the state median of $13,895. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue
$71 MM
$4,694 MM
This chart display total revenue of Alamogordo Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$73 MM
$4,492 MM
This chart display total spending of Alamogordo Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,691
$14,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Alamogordo Public Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,060
$13,895
This chart display average spending per public school student in Alamogordo Public Schools  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Alamogordo Public Schools School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Alamogordo High School
(Math: 14% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
103 Cuba Ave
Alamogordo, NM 88310
(575) 812-6500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,562 students
Rank: #22.
Academy Del Sol Alt.
Alternative School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9% )
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 N Florida Ave Bldg C
Alamogordo, NM 88310
(575) 812-5500
Grades: 10-12
| 30 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 15 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,571 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • : 79% (Top 50% in NM)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 27% (Top 50%)
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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