Mountainair Public Schools School District

512 N. Ross
Mountainair, NM 87036
(District boundaries shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 71 students in Mountainair Public Schools School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public high schools in New Mexico.
Public High School in Mountainair Public School School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the New Mexico public high school average of 22%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 36% statewide average).
Public High School in Mountainair Public School School District have a Graduation Rate of 80%, which is more than the New Mexico average of 66%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Mountainair High School, with ≥80% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in New Mexico or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public high school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
3 Schools
260 Schools
# Students
222 Students
115,804 Students
# Teachers
22 Teachers
7,264 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Mountainair Public 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 80% has increased from 60-79% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NM)
#117 out of 144 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mountainair Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
10-14%
24%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mountainair 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 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mountainair 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 2021-22 school year data.
30-39%
33%
(20-21)
≥80%
66%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mountainair Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.54
0.57
# American Indian Students
6 Students
14,457 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
13%
# Asian Students
n/a
1,428 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
132 Students
70,598 Students
% Hispanic Students
59%
61%
# Black Students
10 Students
2,100 Students
% Black Students
5%
2%
# White Students
74 Students
24,772 Students
% White Students
33%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
147 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
n/a
2,302 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
11
163
# Students in K Grade:
19
685
# Students in 1st Grade:
15
720
# Students in 2nd Grade:
16
746
# Students in 3rd Grade:
11
780
# Students in 4th Grade:
15
895
# Students in 5th Grade:
13
933
# Students in 6th Grade:
12
2,033
# Students in 7th Grade:
19
2,889
# Students in 8th Grade:
20
3,254
# Students in 9th Grade:
16
31,588
# Students in 10th Grade:
16
25,847
# Students in 11th Grade:
21
23,252
# Students in 12th Grade:
18
22,019
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $20,829 is higher than the state median of $14,520. The school district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,923 is higher than the state median of $13,895. The school district spending/student has declined by 14% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue
$5 MM
$4,694 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mountainair 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
$4 MM
$4,492 MM
This chart display total spending of Mountainair 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
$20,829
$14,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mountainair 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
$19,923
$13,895
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mountainair 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 Mountainair Public Schools School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mountainair High School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
901 West 3rd St
Mountainair, NM 87036
(505) 847-2333
Grades: 9-12
| 71 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 222 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : ≥80% (Top 30% in NM)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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