Pecos Independent Schools School District

28 N. Panther Pkwy & Highway 6
Pecos, NM 87552
(District boundaries shown in map)
1/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 505 students in Pecos Independent Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Mexico.
Public Schools in Pecos Independent Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 9% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 25%), and reading proficiency score of 22% (versus the 34% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
3 Schools
935 Schools
# Students
505 Students
323,300 Students
# Teachers
31 Teachers
22,307 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Pecos Independent 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 60-69% has increased from 50-59% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NM)
#132 out of 144 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pecos Independent Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
8%
24%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pecos Independent 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.
23%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pecos Independent 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)
60-69%
66%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pecos Independent Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.12
0.56
# American Indian Students
2 Students
38,903 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
12%
# Asian Students
n/a
3,736 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
472 Students
200,203 Students
% Hispanic Students
94%
62%
# Black Students
n/a
5,610 Students
% Black Students
n/a
2%
# White Students
31 Students
67,120 Students
% White Students
6%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
375 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
n/a
7,360 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
21
9,280
# Students in K Grade:
29
22,015
# Students in 1st Grade:
31
21,669
# Students in 2nd Grade:
25
22,459
# Students in 3rd Grade:
29
22,821
# Students in 4th Grade:
38
22,913
# Students in 5th Grade:
46
23,585
# Students in 6th Grade:
28
24,066
# Students in 7th Grade:
34
25,599
# Students in 8th Grade:
47
26,187
# Students in 9th Grade:
48
31,588
# Students in 10th Grade:
43
25,847
# Students in 11th Grade:
53
23,252
# Students in 12th Grade:
33
22,019
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,943 is higher 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 $15,693 is higher than the state median of $13,895. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$8 MM
$4,694 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pecos Independent 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)
$8 MM
$4,492 MM
This chart display total spending of Pecos Independent 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)
$15,943
$14,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pecos Independent 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)
$15,693
$13,895
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pecos Independent 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 Pecos Independent Schools School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pecos Middle School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Nm Hwy 63
Pecos, NM 87552
(505) 757-4700
Grades: 6-8
| 109 students
Rank: #22.
Pecos High School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Nm Hwy 63
Pecos, NM 87552
(505) 757-4700
Grades: 9-12
| 177 students
Rank: #33.
Pecos Elementary School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Nm Hwy 63
Pecos, NM 87552
(505) 757-4700
Grades: PK-5
| 219 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Pecos Independent Schools School District?
Pecos Independent Schools School District manages 3 public schools serving 505 students.
What is the rank of Pecos Independent Schools School District?
Pecos Independent Schools School District is ranked #133 out of 144 school districts in New Mexico (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Pecos Independent Schools School District?
94% of Pecos Independent Schools School District students are Hispanic, and 6% of students are White.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Pecos Independent Schools School District?
Pecos Independent Schools School District has a student/teacher ratio of 16:1, which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.
What is Pecos Independent Schools School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $15,693 is higher than the state median of $13,895. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 505 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : 60-69% (Btm 50% in NM)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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