Tierra Adentro

  • Tierra Adentro serves 288 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 9% (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 12:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 78%.

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School Overview

  • Tierra Adentro's student population of 288 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students288 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tierra Adentro's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tierra Adentro is 0.27, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#411 out of 819 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
21%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
3%
13%
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Hispanic
85%
60%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
9%
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 Tierra Adentro.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.27n/a
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Graduation Rate80-89%
71%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTierra Adentro School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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