Dexter 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
100 North Lincoln
Dexter, NM 88230
Phone
(575) 734-5420
District
DEXTER CONSOLIDATED SCHOOLS
County
CHAVES COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
287
Classroom Teachers
17

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Mexico

5

(10 is best)

Better than 41.2% of NM schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

40 30 20 10 0
17%
24%
27%
35%
7%
13%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 70 24.4%
Grade 10 70 24.4%
Grade 11 82 28.6%
Grade 12 65 22.6%
Total 287 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 16.4% 16.0% 22.6%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 1.8%
Hispanic 83.6% 84.0% 61.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 1.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 12.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 99.7% 72.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 99.7% 69.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 3.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 3,559 2,096,829
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5.2 17
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 11.4% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.0% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.9% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 19.1% 24.8%
65 OR OLDER 13.6% 16.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,127 780,249
Single Parent Households With Children 20.9% 12.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 67.7% 85.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 7.5% 27.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.8% 8.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.9% 12.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.5% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.0% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.1% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.7% 17.2%
$15,000 or less 19.0% 14.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,477 $6,302,000 52.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $891 $867,000 7.2%
Staff $190 $185,000 1.5%
General Administration $266 $259,000 2.1%
School Administration $626 $609,000 5.1%
Operation $1,239 $1,206,000 10.0%
Transportation $548 $533,000 4.4%
Other $659 $641,000 5.3%
Total Support $4,419 $4,300,000 35.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,497 $1,457,000 12.1%
Total Expenditures $12,394 $12,059,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,256 $1,780,752,000 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $962 $325,982,000 8.6%
Staff $234 $79,386,000 2.1%
General Administration $216 $73,299,000 1.9%
School Administration $539 $182,550,000 4.8%
Operation $960 $325,220,000 8.6%
Transportation $319 $108,157,000 2.9%
Other $394 $133,336,000 3.5%
Total Support $3,624 $1,227,930,000 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,271 $769,618,000 20.4%
Total Expenditures $11,151 $3,778,300,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%