Pojoaque High School

Pojoaque High School serves 604 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NM average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Pojoaque High School operates within the Pojoaque Valley School District.
Pojoaque Valley School District's 62% graduation rate is lower than the NM state average of 72%.

School Overview

The student population of 604 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 604 students
Pojoaque High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pojoaque High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Pojoaque High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Pojoaque High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Pojoaque High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
12%
10%
Pojoaque High School American Indian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
82%
61%
Pojoaque High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
5%
25%
Pojoaque High School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.31 0.38
Pojoaque High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
61%
Pojoaque High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
6%
Pojoaque High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Pojoaque Valley School District's student population of 1,945 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 67% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,624 in this district is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,585 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Pojoaque Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
1
Number of Students Managed 1,945 340
Pojoaque Valley School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 62% 72%
Pojoaque Valley School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $9 MM
Pojoaque Valley School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $25 MM $9 MM
Pojoaque Valley School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,624 $16,798
Pojoaque Valley School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,585 $17,733
Pojoaque Valley School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Childrens Psychiatry (8.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pojoaque Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tesuque Elementary School (3.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa FePojoaque Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 334 students
    0 miles
    State Rd 592
    Santa FeNM 87501
    (505)455-2282
    07-8334
  • TesuqueTesuque Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 104 students
    3.9 miles
    Bishops Lodge Rd
    TesuqueNM 87574
    (505)467-2003
    3.9KG-6104
  • Santa FeLa Tierra Montessori School Of The Arts And SciencCharter School
    Grades: KG-7 | 74 students
    7.8 miles
    8 Sarma Ln
    Santa FeNM 87506
    (505)852-0200
    7.8KG-774
  • AlbuquerqueChildrens Psychiatry
    Grades: PK-12
    8.6 miles
    1001 Yale Ne
    AlbuquerqueNM 87131
    (505)272-2890
    8.6PK-12n/a
  • Santa FeCarlos Gilbert Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 333 students
    8.7 miles
    300 Griffin St
    Santa FeNM 87501
    (505)467-2003
    8.7KG-6333

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