Pojoaque High School

  • Pojoaque High School serves 614 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NM average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • 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 614 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students614 students
Pojoaque High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Pojoaque High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Pojoaque High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePojoaque High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Pojoaque High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
14%
10%
Pojoaque High School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
81%
61%
Pojoaque High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
n/a
2%
Pojoaque High School Black Students (1991-2012)
White
4%
24%
Pojoaque High School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Pojoaque High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPojoaque High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNM All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.330.57
Pojoaque High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
42%
57%
Pojoaque High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
9%
6%
Pojoaque High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pojoaque Valley School District's student population of 1,977 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 $11,956 in this district is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,944 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NamePojoaque Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed1,977353
Pojoaque Valley School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate62%72%
Pojoaque Valley School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue$23 MM$9 MM
Pojoaque Valley School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$25 MM$9 MM
Pojoaque Valley School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,956$16,798
Pojoaque Valley School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,944$17,733
Pojoaque Valley School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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