Carlsbad Municipal Schools School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 7,282 students in Carlsbad Municipal Schools School District.
Public Schools in Carlsbad Municipal Schools School District have a diversity score of 0.54, which is less than the New Mexico public school average of 0.58.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Carlsbad Municipal Schools School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2017-2018 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
14 Schools
928 Schools
# Students
7,282 Students
343,036 Students
# Teachers
403 Teachers
21,072 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

The school district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NM)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
15%
21%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Carlsbad 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
25%
30%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Carlsbad 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
77%
75%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Carlsbad 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
0.54
0.58
# American Indian Students
70 Students
42,111 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
12%
# Asian Students
55 Students
3,835 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
4,079 Students
206,178 Students
% Hispanic Students
56%
60%
# Black Students
131 Students
6,432 Students
% Black Students
2%
2%
# White Students
2,875 Students
77,739 Students
% White Students
39%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
22 Students
465 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
50 Students
6,276 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
159
9,541
# Students in K Grade:
643
24,612
# Students in 1st Grade:
640
25,023
# Students in 2nd Grade:
616
25,112
# Students in 3rd Grade:
622
26,685
# Students in 4th Grade:
604
27,184
# Students in 5th Grade:
546
27,036
# Students in 6th Grade:
516
26,105
# Students in 7th Grade:
544
25,943
# Students in 8th Grade:
539
25,433
# Students in 9th Grade:
528
29,065
# Students in 10th Grade:
491
26,092
# Students in 11th Grade:
416
23,209
# Students in 12th Grade:
418
21,996
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,125 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,181. The school district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,631 is less than the state median of $14,837. The school district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue
$96 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Carlsbad 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
$92 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Carlsbad 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
$13,125
$15,181
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Carlsbad 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
$12,631
$14,837
This chart display average spending per public school student in Carlsbad 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 Carlsbad Municipal Schools School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
1500 University Dr
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(575) 234-9415
Grades: 9-12
| 240 students
Carlsbad High School
(3)
3000 West Church
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(505) 234-3300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,540 students
800 West Church
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(505) 234-3300
Grades: 7-8
| 960 students
301 South Alta Vista
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(505) 234-3300
Grades: 6
| 466 students
406 West Lea
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(505) 234-3300
Grades: 1-5
| 229 students
2100 Primrose St
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(575) 234-3310
Grades: 1-5
| 663 students
Dr. Emmitt Smith
2415 Carver St
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(505) 234-3300
Grades: PK
| 159 students
Ece Center
1801 West Lea
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(505) 234-3300
Grades: PK-K
| 560 students
Jefferson Montessori
Charter School
101 South Canal St
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(505) 234-3300
Grades: K-12
| 199 students
505 South Alta Vista
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(505) 234-3300
Grades: 1-5
| 346 students
1101 North 9th St
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(505) 234-3300
Grades: 1-5
| 345 students
2106 Captain Williams Ln
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(575) 628-4498
Grades: 1-5
| 655 students
Pecos Connections Academy
Charter School
408 North Canyon St
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(575) 236-4005
Grades: K-9
| 524 students
923 North Walter St
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(505) 234-3300
Grades: 1-5
| 396 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 7,282 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 77%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54

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