Aztec Municipal Schools School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 3,071 students in Aztec Municipal Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Mexico.
Public Schools in Aztec Municipal Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 20%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 32% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Aztec Municipal Schools School District are Lydia Rippey Elementary School, Mccoy Avenue Elementary School and C.v. Koogler Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Aztec Municipal Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Aztec Municipal 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%)

Overview

School District Name
Aztec Municipal Schools School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
7 Schools
928 Schools
# Students
3,071 Students
343,036 Students
# Teachers
193 Teachers
21,072 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Aztec Municipal Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 122 school districts in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 75% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NM)
Overall District Rank
#82 out of 122 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Aztec Municipal Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
21%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Aztec Municipal 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Aztec Municipal 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
76%
75%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Aztec Municipal Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NM by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.61
0.58
# American Indian Students
427 Students
42,111 Students
% American Indian Students
14%
12%
# Asian Students
8 Students
3,835 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
940 Students
206,178 Students
% Hispanic Students
31%
60%
# Black Students
18 Students
6,432 Students
% Black Students
n/a
2%
# White Students
1,622 Students
77,739 Students
% White Students
53%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
465 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
49 Students
6,276 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
31
9,541
# Students in K Grade:
197
24,612
# Students in 1st Grade:
220
25,023
# Students in 2nd Grade:
230
25,112
# Students in 3rd Grade:
233
26,685
# Students in 4th Grade:
263
27,184
# Students in 5th Grade:
251
27,036
# Students in 6th Grade:
242
26,105
# Students in 7th Grade:
246
25,943
# Students in 8th Grade:
220
25,433
# Students in 9th Grade:
229
29,065
# Students in 10th Grade:
255
26,092
# Students in 11th Grade:
216
23,209
# Students in 12th Grade:
238
21,996
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,505 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,181. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,513 is less than the state median of $14,837. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue
$35 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Aztec Municipal Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$32 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Aztec Municipal Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,505
$15,181
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Aztec Municipal Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,513
$14,837
This chart display average spending per public school student in Aztec Municipal Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Aztec Municipal Schools School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Lydia Rippey Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
401 Rio Pecos Rd
Aztec, NM 87410
(505) 334-9474
Grades: PK-3
| 421 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Mccoy Avenue Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
901 North Mccoy Ave
Aztec, NM 87410
(505) 334-9474
Grades: PK-3
| 409 students
Rank: #33.
C.v. Koogler Middle School
Math: 19% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
455 North Light Plant Rd
Aztec, NM 87410
(505) 334-9474
Grades: 6-8
| 650 students
Rank: #44.
Park Avenue Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
507 South Park Ave
Aztec, NM 87410
(505) 334-9474
Grades: 4-5
| 473 students
Rank: #55.
Mosaic Academy Charter
Charter School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
450 Llano Street
Aztec, NM 87410
(505) 334-9474
Grades: K-8
| 180 students
Rank: #66.
Aztec High School
Math: 5% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
500 East Chaco
Aztec, NM 87410
(505) 334-9474
Grades: 9-12
| 881 students
Rank: #77.
Vista Nueva High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
315 South Ash
Aztec, NM 87410
(505) 334-9474
Grades: 9-12
| 57 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,071 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 76% (Top 50% in NM)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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