Penasco High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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
13 School Rd
Penasco, NM 87553
Phone
(505) 587-2230
District
PENASCO INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS
County
TAOS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
105
Classroom Teachers
10

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Mexico

5

(10 is best)

Better than 45.2% of NM schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Penasco High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 9

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 14 23
Proficiency in Reading 18 28
Proficiency in Math 10 19

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 24
Proficiency in Reading 28 32
Proficiency in Math 11 15

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 26
Proficiency in Reading 33 41
Proficiency in Math 10 10

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.12
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.10
AVG FOR STATE 16.18
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 30 28.6%
Grade 10 25 23.8%
Grade 11 32 30.5%
Grade 12 18 17.1%
Total 105 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 9.6% 6.8% 23.9%
Black 1.0% 0.3% 1.9%
Hispanic 83.7% 83.8% 60.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 5.8% 9.1% 12.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 97.1% 97.4% 71.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 97.1% 97.4% 68.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 3.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,799 2,095,428
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 10.7 17
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 11.0% 20.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.0% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.7% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 23.6% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,096 775,651
Single Parent Households With Children 8.8% 12.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 77.7% 85.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 13.7% 27.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 1.4% 8.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 3.8% 11.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 4.7% 11.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.1% 17.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.5% 18.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 24.9% 17.6%
$15,000 or less 32.6% 15.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,949 $2,473,844 37.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,126 $756,856 11.6%
Staff $326 $116,056 1.8%
General Administration $753 $268,068 4.1%
School Administration $904 $321,824 4.9%
Operation $2,489 $886,084 13.5%
Transportation $792 $281,952 4.3%
Other $744 $264,864 4.0%
Total Support $8,135 $2,896,060 44.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,309 $1,178,004 18.0%
Total Expenditures $18,393 $6,547,908 100.0%
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%