Tatum Municipal Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 329 students in Tatum Municipal Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in New Mexico.
Public Schools in Tatum Municipal Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 20%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 32% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Tatum Municipal Schools School District are Tatum High School, Tatum Elementary School and Tatum Jr High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Tatum Municipal Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Tatum Municipal Schools School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
3 Schools
927 Schools
# Students
329 Students
323,976 Students
# Teachers
22 Teachers
22,292 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Tatum Municipal Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 119 school districts in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NM)
Overall District Rank
#35 out of 122 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tatum Municipal Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
21%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tatum 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tatum 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥80%
75%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tatum Municipal Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NM by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.52
0.57
# American Indian Students
1 Student
39,705 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
12%
# Asian Students
n/a
3,749 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
151 Students
200,035 Students
% Hispanic Students
46%
62%
# Black Students
5 Students
5,686 Students
% Black Students
2%
2%
# White Students
171 Students
67,379 Students
% White Students
52%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
421 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1 Student
7,001 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
6
8,373
# Students in K Grade:
10
20,764
# Students in 1st Grade:
21
22,404
# Students in 2nd Grade:
20
22,686
# Students in 3rd Grade:
23
22,781
# Students in 4th Grade:
24
23,372
# Students in 5th Grade:
27
24,087
# Students in 6th Grade:
24
25,632
# Students in 7th Grade:
25
26,112
# Students in 8th Grade:
35
26,221
# Students in 9th Grade:
18
28,654
# Students in 10th Grade:
31
26,734
# Students in 11th Grade:
29
23,799
# Students in 12th Grade:
36
22,357
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,280 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,688. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,480 is less than the state median of $18,494. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$5 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tatum Municipal Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$4 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Tatum Municipal Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,280
$18,688
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tatum Municipal Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,480
$18,494
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tatum Municipal Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Tatum Municipal Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Tatum High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
307 West 3rd Street
Tatum, NM 88267
(575) 398-4455
Grades: 9-12
| 114 students
Rank: #22.
Tatum Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
115 West 3rd St
Tatum, NM 88267
(575) 398-4455
Grades: PK-6
| 155 students
Rank: #33.
Tatum Jr High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
320 West 3rd Street
Tatum, NM 88267
(575) 398-4455
Grades: 7-8
| 60 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Tatum Municipal Schools School District
  • 306 WEST 3RD STREET, TATUM, NM, 88267
  • (575) 398-4455
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 329 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 30% in NM)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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