Hobbs Municipal Schools School District

1515 E Sanger
Hobbs, NM 88240
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 9 public preschools serving 2,992 students in Hobbs Municipal Schools School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in New Mexico.
Public Preschools in Hobbs Municipal Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the New Mexico public pre school average of 24%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 32% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public preschool average of 82% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
18 Schools
326 Schools
# Students
9,772 Students
100,126 Students
# Teachers
562 Teachers
7,486 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Hobbs Municipal Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 84% has decreased from 87% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NM)
#79 out of 144 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hobbs Municipal Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
23%
24%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hobbs 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.
30%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hobbs 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.
(20-21)
84%
66%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hobbs Municipal Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.41
0.51
# American Indian Students
30 Students
9,720 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
10%
# Asian Students
62 Students
1,101 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
7,273 Students
67,161 Students
% Hispanic Students
74%
67%
# Black Students
360 Students
1,702 Students
% Black Students
4%
2%
# White Students
1,959 Students
18,352 Students
% White Students
20%
18%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
83 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
85 Students
2,007 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
245
9,280
# Students in K Grade:
708
15,325
# Students in 1st Grade:
698
13,377
# Students in 2nd Grade:
743
13,771
# Students in 3rd Grade:
756
13,247
# Students in 4th Grade:
698
12,749
# Students in 5th Grade:
686
13,122
# Students in 6th Grade:
747
3,583
# Students in 7th Grade:
796
1,067
# Students in 8th Grade:
766
947
# Students in 9th Grade:
824
1,323
# Students in 10th Grade:
730
909
# Students in 11th Grade:
702
733
# Students in 12th Grade:
673
693
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,197 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,520. The school district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,584 is less than the state median of $13,895. The school district spending/student has grown by 25% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$139 MM
$4,694 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hobbs 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 (20-21)
$133 MM
$4,492 MM
This chart display total spending of Hobbs 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 (20-21)
$14,197
$14,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hobbs 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 (20-21)
$13,584
$13,895
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hobbs 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 Hobbs Municipal Schools School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mills Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200 West Copper
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 433-2400
Grades: PK-5
| 375 students
Rank: #22.
Stone Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1015 Calle Sur
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 433-2500
Grades: PK-5
| 335 students
Rank: #33.
Taylor Elementary School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1520 N. Breckon
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 433-2000
Grades: PK-5
| 405 students
Rank: #44.
Jefferson Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1200 West Park
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 433-1700
Grades: PK-5
| 337 students
Rank: #55.
Southern Heights Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
101 East Texas
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 433-1900
Grades: PK-5
| 366 students
Rank: #66.
Will Rogers Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
300 East Clinton
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 433-2200
Grades: PK-5
| 330 students
Rank: #77.
Edison Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
501 East Gypsy
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 433-1600
Grades: PK-5
| 221 students
Rank: #88.
Booker T. Washington Elementary School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 East Humble
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 433-2100
Grades: PK-5
| 193 students
Rank: #99.
Murray Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
510 N Dal Paso St
Hobbs, NM 88240
(575) 433-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 430 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 18 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 9,772 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • : 84% (Top 20% in NM)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 23% (Top 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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