Los Alamos, NM
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Los Alamos Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Los Alamos Public Schools School District Details

Los Alamos Public Schools School District
2075 Trinity Drive
Los Alamos, NM 87544

3,662 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Los Alamos Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New Mexico

(10 is best)

Better than of NM school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Aspen Elementary School
2182 33 Rd St
Los Alamos, NM, 87544
KG-06
Barranca Mesa Elementary School
57 Loma Del Escolar
Los Alamos, NM, 87544
PK-06
Chamisa Elementary School
301 Meadow Ln
White Rock, NM, 87547
KG-06
Los Alamos High School
1300 Diamond Dr
Los Alamos, NM, 87544
10-12
Los Alamos Middle School
2101 Hawk Dr
Los Alamos, NM, 87544
07-08
Mountain Elementary School
2280 North Rd
Los Alamos, NM, 87544
KG-06
Pinon Elementary School
90 Grand Canyon Dr
White Rock, NM, 87547
PK-06
Topper Freshman Academy School
3800 Canyon Drive
Los Alamos, NM, 87544
09-09

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.2% 23.9%
Black 1.1% 1.9%
Hispanic 32.3% 60.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.7% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.7% 12.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.0% 71.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.2% 68.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.9% 3.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,276 $22,455,528 52.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,195 $4,275,710 10.0%
Staff $431 $1,542,118 3.6%
General Administration $228 $815,784 1.9%
School Administration $565 $2,021,570 4.7%
Operation $1,520 $5,438,560 12.7%
Transportation $309 $1,105,602 2.6%
Other $451 $1,613,678 3.8%
Total Support $4,699 $16,813,022 39.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,016 $3,635,248 8.5%
Total Expenditures $11,991 $42,903,798 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,235 $1,804,722,308 46.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $955 $329,123,194 8.5%
Staff $238 $82,160,116 2.1%
General Administration $199 $68,673,939 1.8%
School Administration $565 $194,644,671 5.0%
Operation $1,085 $374,003,580 9.6%
Transportation $321 $110,680,971 2.9%
Other $320 $110,388,338 2.8%
Total Support $3,682 $1,269,588,611 32.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,334 $804,596,451 20.7%
Total Expenditures $11,251 $3,878,816,255 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%