School Details

Santa Teresa Middle School

4800 McNutt Rd, Santa Teresa, NM 88008
(575) 874-7200
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 686 students 13 students/teacher (NM avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

58%
50%
41%
65%
53%
50%
38%
33%
42%

New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA)

In 2011-2012 New Mexico used the New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) to test students in grades 3 through 8, 10 and 11 in Reading and Math. The NMSBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Mexico. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Gadsden Independent Schools average
  • New Mexico state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

55%
48%
42%
69%
58%
60%

New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA)

In 2011-2012 New Mexico used the New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) to test students in grades 3 through 8, 10 and 11 in Reading and Math. The NMSBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Mexico. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Gadsden Independent Schools average
  • New Mexico state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Santa Teresa Middle School is a public middle school in Santa Teresa. The principal of Santa Teresa Middle School is Rosa Lovelace, whose e-mail is rlovelace@gisd.k12.nm.us. 686 students go to Santa Teresa Middle School and identify mostly as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 100% of the 686 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Santa Teresa Middle School is 13:1. Lincoln Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • Latin

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 97% 96%
White, non-Hispanic 3% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%
Asian 0.2% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 100% 99%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    I think this school is nice and its a great place to learn

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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