ERIC Number: ED335392
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
New Mexico Facts about Education 1985/1990.
New Mexico State Dept. of Education, Santa Fe.
This fact sheet contains data about education in New Mexico during the 1984-85 and 1989-90 school years. Information is summarized for the 88 public school districts with some data for private schools in the state. Public school enrollment, which was 262,359 in 1984-85, had risen to 284,737 in 1989-90, but there was a decline from 15,622 to 14,853 in the number of 12th graders graduating and an increase in the dropout rate from 7.0% in 1984-85 to 9.9% in 1989-90. Tables present data for the following categories: (1) school districts; (2) membership; (3) graduation; (4) personnel; (5) teachers; (6) public school revenues; (7) net operational expenditures per pupil; (8) student demographics; (9) special education; (10) school transportation; (11) student nutrition; (12) national percentile scores; and (13) high school testing results. (SLD)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New Mexico State Dept. of Education, Santa Fe.
Identifiers: Fact Sheets; New Mexico