Taos High School

Tel: (505)758-5202
  • Taos High School serves 729 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NM average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Taos High School operates within the Taos Municipal s School District.
  • Taos Municipal s School District's 70% graduation rate is lower than the NM state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 729 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students729 students
Taos High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Taos High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Taos High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeTaos High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Taos High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
7%
10%
Taos High School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Taos High School Asian Students (1994-2012)
Hispanic
64%
61%
Taos High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
n/a
2%
Taos High School Black Students (1994-2012)
White
26%
24%
Taos High School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Taos High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsTaos 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.
0.520.57
Taos 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.
48%
57%
Taos 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.
12%
6%
Taos High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Taos Municipal s School District's student population of 2,839 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 70% has increased from 63% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,163 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 $14,425 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District NameTaos Municipal s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed2,839353
Taos Municipal s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate70%72%
Taos Municipal s School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue$36 MM$9 MM
Taos Municipal s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$43 MM$9 MM
Taos Municipal s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,163$16,798
Taos Municipal s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,425$17,733
Taos Municipal s 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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