Deming Public Schools School District

1001 S Diamond Ave.
Deming, NM 88030
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Deming Public 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%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public elementary schools serving 2,746 students in Deming Public Schools School District.
Public Elementary Schools in Deming Public Schools School District have a diversity score of 0.24, which is less than the New Mexico public elementary school average of 0.57.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public elementary school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
13 Schools
670 Schools
# Students
5,352 Students
215,536 Students
# Teachers
372 Teachers
15,650 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Deming Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 84 school districts in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 71% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NM)
#28 out of 85 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Deming Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
30-39%
25%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Deming 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 2020-21 school year data.
60-69%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Deming 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 2020-21 school year data.
72%
66%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Deming Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.25
0.57
# American Indian Students
20 Students
26,132 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
12%
# Asian Students
45 Students
2,615 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
4,604 Students
131,663 Students
% Hispanic Students
86%
61%
# Black Students
41 Students
3,869 Students
% Black Students
1%
2%
# White Students
587 Students
45,599 Students
% White Students
11%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
264 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
49 Students
5,401 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
223
6,288
# Students in K Grade:
396
20,343
# Students in 1st Grade:
367
21,669
# Students in 2nd Grade:
335
22,459
# Students in 3rd Grade:
374
22,821
# Students in 4th Grade:
382
22,913
# Students in 5th Grade:
364
23,585
# Students in 6th Grade:
372
24,065
# Students in 7th Grade:
429
20,064
# Students in 8th Grade:
458
20,138
# Students in 9th Grade:
415
3,483
# Students in 10th Grade:
389
2,774
# Students in 11th Grade:
410
2,491
# Students in 12th Grade:
438
2,443
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,715 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,520. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,559 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
$73 MM
$4,694 MM
This chart display total revenue of Deming 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 Deming 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
$13,715
$14,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Deming 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
$13,559
$13,895
This chart display average spending per public school student in Deming 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 Deming Public Schools School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Columbus Elementary School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 40% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7450 Altura Rd. Se
Columbus, NM 88029
(575) 531-2710
Grades: PK-5
| 488 students
Rank: #22.
Bataan Elementary School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 32% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2200 Hwy 418 Sw
Deming, NM 88030
(575) 544-0900
Grades: PK-5
| 534 students
Rank: #33.
Memorial Elementary School
(Math: 28% | Reading: 28% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1000 South 10th St
Deming, NM 88030
(575) 546-2502
Grades: K-5
| 315 students
Rank: #44.
Bell Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1000 East Maple
Deming, NM 88030
(575) 546-9712
Grades: PK-5
| 247 students
Rank: #55.
Deming Intermediate
(Math: 12% | Reading: 28% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1750 Pear St. Sw
Deming, NM 88030
(575) 546-6568
Grades: 6
| 372 students
Rank: #66.
Chaparral Elementary School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 19% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1400 East Holly
Deming, NM 88030
(575) 546-2047
Grades: PK-5
| 387 students
Rank: #77.
Ruben S. Torres Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1910 8th St Nw
Deming, NM 88030
(575) 544-2723
Grades: PK-5
| 403 students

Recent Articles

Banishing the Phone-based Childhood
Banishing the Phone-based Childhood
The article advocates for a dramatic cultural shift - delaying kids' smartphone ownership until high school and social media access until 16, promoting more free play, and fostering a healthier, screen-free childhood through collective action.
Spanking in Public Schools: The Ongoing Debate
April 25, 2024
Spanking in Public Schools: The Ongoing Debate
Indeed, there are still school districts today in America that allow teachers to spank students. Learn about the current spanking situation in schools and why the debate continues to heat up.
Understanding ADHD in Children: Signs, Diagnosis, and Support Strategies
April 12, 2024
Understanding ADHD in Children: Signs, Diagnosis, and Support Strategies
This comprehensive article explores the complex nature of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, providing insights into its symptoms, diagnosis process, and effective support strategies. From recognizing early signs to navigating the diagnostic journey, parents will gain valuable knowledge to help their child thrive. Expert insights, real-life examples, and practical tips empower readers to create a supportive environment that meets the unique needs of children with ADHD.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 13 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,352 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : 72% (Btm 50% in NM)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Quick Links