Tony Hillerman Middle School

  • Tony Hillerman Middle School serves 1,073 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 33% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 28%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Tony Hillerman Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 74%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Tony Hillerman Middle School's student population of 1,073 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,073 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tony Hillerman Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 819 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tony Hillerman Middle School is 0.58, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank#249 out of 819 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
21%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
28%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
3%
12%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
58%
57%
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Black
4%
2%
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White
28%
26%
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Two or more races
6%
1%
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Diversity Score0.580.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
67%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlbuquerque School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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