Ruidoso Middle School

  • Ruidoso Middle School serves 467 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 18% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 27% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 78%.

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School Overview

  • Ruidoso Middle School's student population of 467 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students467 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ruidoso Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ruidoso Middle School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank#547 out of 819 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
21%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ruidoso Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
16%
13%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
51%
60%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
30%
22%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ruidoso Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.630.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRuidoso Municipal s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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