Roswell Independent Schools School District

300 N. Kentucky
Roswell, NM 88201
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Roswell Independent 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 charter school serving 196 students in Roswell Independent Schools School District. This district's average charter testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public charter schools in New Mexico.
Public Charter School in Roswell Independent School School District have an average math proficiency score of 72% (versus the New Mexico public charter school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 77% (versus the 43% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public charter school average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
22 Schools
101 Schools
# Students
9,854 Students
30,140 Students
# Teachers
548 Teachers
2,094 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Roswell 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 67% has decreased from 69% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NM)
#74 out of 144 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Roswell Independent 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 Roswell 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.
32%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Roswell 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)
67%
66%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Roswell Independent Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.41
0.55
# American Indian Students
34 Students
1,753 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
6%
# Asian Students
78 Students
469 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
7,226 Students
18,661 Students
% Hispanic Students
73%
62%
# Black Students
193 Students
626 Students
% Black Students
2%
2%
# White Students
2,302 Students
7,984 Students
% White Students
24%
26%
# Hawaiian Students
10 Students
57 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
11 Students
590 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
424
370
# Students in K Grade:
652
1,655
# Students in 1st Grade:
641
1,685
# Students in 2nd Grade:
635
1,673
# Students in 3rd Grade:
735
1,659
# Students in 4th Grade:
684
1,686
# Students in 5th Grade:
751
1,809
# Students in 6th Grade:
755
2,642
# Students in 7th Grade:
824
3,012
# Students in 8th Grade:
812
2,816
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,013
3,283
# Students in 10th Grade:
745
2,856
# Students in 11th Grade:
646
2,643
# Students in 12th Grade:
537
2,351
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,056 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,520. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,174 is less than the state median of $13,895. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% 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 Roswell 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)
$130 MM
$4,492 MM
This chart display total spending of Roswell 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)
$14,056
$14,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Roswell 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)
$13,174
$13,895
This chart display average spending per public school student in Roswell 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 Roswell Independent Schools School District Public Charter Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sidney Gutierrez Middle School
Charter School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
69 E. Gail Harris
Roswell, NM 88201
(575) 347-9703
Grades: K-8
| 196 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 22 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 9,854 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • : 67% (Btm 50% in NM)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 22% (Top 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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