Aztec Municipal Schools School District

1118 West Aztec Blvd
Aztec, NM 87410
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%

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%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public preschools serving 752 students in Aztec Municipal Schools School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public pre schools in New Mexico.
Public Preschools in Aztec Municipal Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the New Mexico public pre school average of 24%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 32% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public preschool average of 82% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
7 Schools
326 Schools
# Students
2,563 Students
100,126 Students
# Teachers
175 Teachers
7,486 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Aztec Municipal 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 73% has increased from 68% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NM)
#64 out of 144 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Aztec Municipal Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
22%
24%
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 2021-22 school year data.
38%
34%
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 2021-22 school year data.
30%
33%
(20-21)
73%
66%
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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.65
0.51
# American Indian Students
357 Students
9,720 Students
% American Indian Students
14%
10%
# Asian Students
2 Students
1,101 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
946 Students
67,161 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
67%
# Black Students
7 Students
1,702 Students
% Black Students
n/a
2%
# White Students
1,139 Students
18,352 Students
% White Students
45%
18%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
83 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
109 Students
2,007 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
69
9,280
# Students in K Grade:
204
15,325
# Students in 1st Grade:
183
13,377
# Students in 2nd Grade:
178
13,771
# Students in 3rd Grade:
197
13,247
# Students in 4th Grade:
173
12,749
# Students in 5th Grade:
187
13,122
# Students in 6th Grade:
200
3,583
# Students in 7th Grade:
203
1,067
# Students in 8th Grade:
216
947
# Students in 9th Grade:
223
1,323
# Students in 10th Grade:
179
909
# Students in 11th Grade:
182
733
# Students in 12th Grade:
169
693
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,577 is higher than the state median of $14,520. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,028 is higher than the state median of $13,895. The school district spending/student has grown by 27% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue
$37 MM
$4,694 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$36 MM
$4,492 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,577
$14,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Aztec Municipal 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
$14,028
$13,895
This chart display average spending per public school student in Aztec Municipal 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 Aztec Municipal Schools School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lydia Rippey Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
401 Rio Pecos Rd
Aztec, NM 87410
(575) 334-9474
Grades: PK-3
| 358 students
Rank: #22.
Mccoy Avenue Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
901 North Mccoy Ave
Aztec, NM 87410
(575) 334-9474
Grades: PK-3
| 394 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,563 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : 73% (Btm 50% in NM)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 22% (Top 50%)
  • : 38% (Top 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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