Lovington Municipal Schools School District

18 West Washington
Lovington, NM 88260
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Lovington 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%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public preschool serving 324 students in Lovington Municipal Schools School District.
Public Preschools in Lovington Municipal Schools School District have a diversity score of 0.28, which is less than the New Mexico public preschool average of 0.51.
Minority enrollment is 87% 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
10 Schools
326 Schools
# Students
3,460 Students
100,126 Students
# Teachers
209 Teachers
7,486 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Lovington 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 79% has increased from 78% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NM)
#85 out of 144 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lovington 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 Lovington 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.
28%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lovington 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.
27%
33%
(20-21)
79%
66%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lovington Municipal Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.33
0.51
# American Indian Students
8 Students
9,720 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
10%
# Asian Students
18 Students
1,101 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
2,782 Students
67,161 Students
% Hispanic Students
81%
67%
# Black Students
46 Students
1,702 Students
% Black Students
1%
2%
# White Students
602 Students
18,352 Students
% White Students
17%
18%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
83 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1 Student
2,007 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
106
9,280
# Students in K Grade:
218
15,325
# Students in 1st Grade:
251
13,377
# Students in 2nd Grade:
223
13,771
# Students in 3rd Grade:
238
13,247
# Students in 4th Grade:
218
12,749
# Students in 5th Grade:
231
13,122
# Students in 6th Grade:
270
3,583
# Students in 7th Grade:
250
1,067
# Students in 8th Grade:
308
947
# Students in 9th Grade:
352
1,323
# Students in 10th Grade:
269
909
# Students in 11th Grade:
279
733
# Students in 12th Grade:
247
693
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,435 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,520. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,160 is less than the state median of $13,895. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue
$50 MM
$4,694 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lovington 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
$46 MM
$4,492 MM
This chart display total spending of Lovington 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
$14,435
$14,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lovington 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
$13,160
$13,895
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lovington 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 Lovington Municipal Schools School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
1000 South First
Lovington, NM 88260
(575) 739-2670
Grades: PK-K
| 324 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 10 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,460 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • : 79% (Top 50% in NM)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 22% (Top 50%)
  • : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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