Calvin Capshaw Middle School

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351 W Zia Rd

Santa Fe, NM 87505

(505) 467-4300

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Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 11

Parent Reviews

19 Parent Reviews for Calvin Capshaw Middle School

My daughter attends Capshaw.She has improve very much on test scores this year. She showed me her tests and she is proficient in Math and English. Thankyou Capshaw.

Posted by a parent on 05/03/14

This school is top notch when it comes to helping children learn. They have several dedicated teachers who go above and beyond to help a student learn. I have had the opportunity to meet my son's teachers and keep in touch with them to track the progress of my child. His teachers are very cooperative ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/21/14

This school is AWFUL. No wonder New Mexico public schools are ranked 49th in the US. The teachers should be more concerned with the 50% drop out rate in the Santa Fe Public School District and preventing gang fights in the hallway. Instead, they pick on quiet children who "need to make some friends" ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/11/13

this was the best school i have ever been to i really love that scholl and im going to miss it love u CMS

Posted by a other on 06/05/12

This school was the best public school I have ever been to. The teachers were wonderful and fun, and we did many fun actvities, and I regret only being able to stay there for one year. The students were also very kind and helpful.

Posted by a other on 01/13/12

I survived Capshaw. Three fight threats. Tons of peer pressure. One girl even got pregnant. I hated the dress code. We had security gaurds and Identification Cards. Some students have been seen with weapons such as knives or lighters. I wasn't fond of the principal or many of the teachers. They didn't ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/10/11

My eldest daughter seemed to have survived Capshaw, but I've transferred my younger one out of this school. While some of the teachers are very good, there are others that are not responsible at all, and are downright rude and unapproachable. One teacher left two students stranded in town at dark during ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/01/10

i am an eight grader at Capshaw and it is a ver good school. i would perfer bringing your student to this schhol. they will be givin good classes with good teachers. capshaw middle school rocks!!!!

Posted by a student on 11/04/09

CMS is a great jr high. I am a student and all of the teachers are evry helpful. Ms.Garcia and Ms.Lujan know how to help the students whenever we are having problems. I am glad that my parents put me in this jr high. I LOVE CMS!

Posted by a student on 07/24/09

I'm a student at Capshaw Middle School. It is an excellent school because the teachers and staff care about you personally and your grades. Teachers are willing to stay after to talk to you about your grades and encourage you to do your best. Also, the coaches check grades every friday to make sure that ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/17/09

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Test scores for Calvin Capshaw Middle School

NMSBA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Calvin Capshaw Middle School
Santa Fe Public Schools
New Mexico
* 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.

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Santa Fe schools — Calvin Capshaw Middle School is located at 351 W Zia Rd, Santa Fe NM 87505. 351 W Zia Rd is in the 87505 ZIP code in Santa Fe, NM The school district for Calvin Capshaw Middle School is the Santa Fe Public Schools. Calvin Capshaw Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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