Tatum Municipal Schools School District

306 West 3rd Street
Tatum, NM 88267
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Tatum Municipal Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New Mexico for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 114 students in Tatum Municipal 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 Tatum Municipal School School District have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the New Mexico public high school average of 22%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 36% statewide average).
Public High School in Tatum Municipal School School District have a Graduation Rate of 90%, which is more than the New Mexico average of 66%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Tatum High School, with ≥90% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in New Mexico or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 50% 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
310 Students
115,804 Students
# Teachers
23 Teachers
7,264 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Tatum Municipal Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 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 90% has increased from 80% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NM)
#39 out of 144 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tatum Municipal Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-34%
24%
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 2021-22 school year data.
40-44%
34%
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 2021-22 school year data.
35-39%
33%
(20-21)
≥90%
66%
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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.52
0.57
# American Indian Students
1 Student
14,457 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
13%
# Asian Students
n/a
1,428 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
156 Students
70,598 Students
% Hispanic Students
50%
61%
# Black Students
2 Students
2,100 Students
% Black Students
1%
2%
# White Students
150 Students
24,772 Students
% White Students
49%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
147 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1 Student
2,302 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
15
163
# Students in K Grade:
11
685
# Students in 1st Grade:
14
720
# Students in 2nd Grade:
17
746
# Students in 3rd Grade:
16
780
# Students in 4th Grade:
23
895
# Students in 5th Grade:
27
933
# Students in 6th Grade:
28
2,033
# Students in 7th Grade:
22
2,889
# Students in 8th Grade:
23
3,254
# Students in 9th Grade:
36
31,588
# Students in 10th Grade:
18
25,847
# Students in 11th Grade:
31
23,252
# Students in 12th Grade:
29
22,019
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,784 is higher than the state median of $14,520. The school district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,216 is higher than the state median of $13,895. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue
$7 MM
$4,694 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$5 MM
$4,492 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$22,784
$14,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tatum 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
$17,216
$13,895
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tatum 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 Tatum Municipal Schools School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Tatum High School
(Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
307 West 3rd Street
Tatum, NM 88267
(575) 398-4455
Grades: 9-12
| 114 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 310 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • : ≥90% (Top 5% in NM)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 30-34% (Top 30%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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