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Magdalena Middle School

Public | 6-8 | 95 students

 

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Posted July 10, 2009

Well, I go to this school, and I really do love it. Just wish we could have a little longer summer!
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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 40% in 2013.

27 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
15%

2012

 
 
31%

2011

 
 
11%

2010

 
 
29%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 47% in 2013.

27 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
11%

2012

 
 
47%

2011

 
 
14%

2010

 
 
34%
Science

The state average for Science was 30% in 2010.

38 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
29%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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, and grades 4, 7 and 11 in Science. The NMSBA did not report Science results in 2012. As of 2012, New Mexico no longer uses the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test high school students, and instead uses the NMSBA to test high school students. 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.

Source: New Mexico Public Education Department

Math

The state average for Math was 41% in 2013.

30 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
30%

2012

 
 
8%

2011

 
 
24%

2010

 
 
14%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 50% in 2013.

30 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
37%

2012

 
 
23%

2011

 
 
47%

2010

 
 
28%
Science

The state average for Science was 42% in 2013.

30 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
37%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
19%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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, and grades 4, 7 and 11 in Science. The NMSBA did not report Science results in 2012. As of 2012, New Mexico no longer uses the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test high school students, and instead uses the NMSBA to test high school students. 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.

Source: New Mexico Public Education Department

Math

The state average for Math was 42% in 2013.

27 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
7%

2012

 
 
27%

2011

 
 
19%

2010

 
 
27%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 60% in 2013.

27 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
26%

2012

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
44%

2010

 
 
53%
Science

The state average for Science was 29% in 2010.

34 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
21%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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, and grades 4, 7 and 11 in Science. The NMSBA did not report Science results in 2012. As of 2012, New Mexico no longer uses the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test high school students, and instead uses the NMSBA to test high school students. 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.

Source: New Mexico Public Education Department

Math

All Students15%
Female0%
Male24%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American6%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged15%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exited0%

Reading

All Students11%
Female0%
Male18%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American0%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged11%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exited0%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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, and grades 4, 7 and 11 in Science. The NMSBA did not report Science results in 2012. As of 2012, New Mexico no longer uses the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test high school students, and instead uses the NMSBA to test high school students. 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.

The different student groups are identified by the New Mexico Public Education Department. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Mexico Public Education Department

Math

All Students30%
Female29%
Male31%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American0%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged30%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students37%
Female36%
Male38%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American0%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged37%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Science

All Students37%
Female36%
Male38%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American8%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged37%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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, and grades 4, 7 and 11 in Science. The NMSBA did not report Science results in 2012. As of 2012, New Mexico no longer uses the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test high school students, and instead uses the NMSBA to test high school students. 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.

The different student groups are identified by the New Mexico Public Education Department. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Mexico Public Education Department

Math

All Students7%
Female0%
Malen/a
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American0%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged7%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students26%
Female17%
Malen/a
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American7%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged26%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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, and grades 4, 7 and 11 in Science. The NMSBA did not report Science results in 2012. As of 2012, New Mexico no longer uses the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test high school students, and instead uses the NMSBA to test high school students. 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.

The different student groups are identified by the New Mexico Public Education Department. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Mexico Public Education Department

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
American Indian/Alaska Native 45% 10%
Hispanic 27% 59%
White 25% 26%
Black 2% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 97%N/A68%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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200 Duggins Dr
Magdalena, NM 87825
Phone: (505) 854-2241

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