Heights Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3700 College Blvd
Farmington, NM 87401
Phone
(505) 324-9840
District
FARMINGTON MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS
County
SAN JUAN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
706
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Mexico

9

(10 is best)

Better than 82.5% of NM schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Heights Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 25
Proficiency in Reading 52 31
Proficiency in Math 26 19

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 25
Proficiency in Reading 51 31
Proficiency in Math 27 19

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 25
Proficiency in Reading 67 31
Proficiency in Math 22.0 19

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.43
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.90
AVG FOR STATE 15.46
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 241 34.1%
Grade 7 240 34.0%
Grade 8 225 31.9%
Total 706 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 43.6% 32.2% 22.9%
Black 0.1% 0.7% 1.9%
Hispanic 26.0% 32.7% 61.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 0.8% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 28.7% 33.6% 12.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.9% 56.3% 73.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.5% 54.3% 69.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.4% 2.0% 3.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 60,745 2,095,428
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 98.3 17
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.7% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.9% 20.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.0% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.8% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 12.6% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 21,201 775,651
Single Parent Households With Children 14.5% 12.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.6% 85.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.2% 27.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.4% 8.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.9% 11.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.4% 11.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.0% 17.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.8% 18.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.9% 17.6%
$15,000 or less 13.6% 15.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,952 $57,562,048 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $995 $11,565,880 9.5%
Staff $99 $1,150,776 0.9%
General Administration $136 $1,580,864 1.3%
School Administration $455 $5,288,920 4.3%
Operation $903 $10,496,472 8.6%
Transportation $223 $2,592,152 2.1%
Other $173 $2,010,952 1.6%
Total Support $2,984 $34,686,016 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,589 $30,094,536 24.6%
Total Expenditures $10,525 $122,342,600 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,328 $1,823,846,102 46.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $937 $320,708,281 8.2%
Staff $237 $80,971,165 2.1%
General Administration $192 $65,816,912 1.7%
School Administration $552 $188,971,545 4.8%
Operation $1,165 $398,852,909 10.2%
Transportation $317 $108,404,116 2.8%
Other $391 $133,935,875 3.4%
Total Support $3,791 $1,297,679,957 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,331 $797,876,307 20.4%
Total Expenditures $11,450 $3,919,333,209 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%