La Plata Middle School

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3500 N Silver St

Silver City, NM 88061

(575) 956-2060

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 651

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for La Plata Middle School

I am a grandparent and i think this school is great.i had 3 boy's that went there they really liked the school and the teacher' grandson is satisfied with his teachers.

Posted by a other on 01/16/15

This school is not the best, by any means, but it certainly isn't the worst either. My daughter just finished 6th grade there & really did well. She had some awesome teachers & learned a lot. Most of all, she enjoyed her 6th grade year. True, they could do more to rally some school spirit & I'm sure ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/12/13

I am a student at La Plata Middle school and the teachers rock. I am going to the 7th grade. You all may think it's a horrible school but what I've experienced is if you work hard and behave, you get rewarded. You can't really blame the kids that get into ISS for fighting or bringing drugs to school, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/12/13

I know that this school is one of the worst ones I have had to deal with and they do nothing for the students at all the students feel like they are in a prison and I have seen it. My daughter got poked so hard by the vice principal it left a poked bruise on her arm, hjowever I am still continuing to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/04/12

This school is one of the best schools i know and i've been to alot of schools this school may have issues but which school doesnt everyone i know that has attended this school loved it very much and wish they could go back this school is amazing i love it

Posted by a other on 05/31/11

This is a horrible school. I have a son who attends and he is always having issues with the local trash. If you are an outsider you are not welcome. I have talked to the principle and the school superintendant, neither can help. The school superintendant told me that my son would have to fight to get ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/01/11

Coming from a major city, this school is one of the worst I have had to experience! Between the potty mouths, the talk of being under the influence, and the hitting between other students in front of teachers, this school is a disgrace! What's worse? Having a principal and superintendent who have done ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/19/10

This school is the best and the teachers are vantastic, i was sick for a few months and they helped me get all my work and help try to pass the 6th grade.I love this school!

Posted by a student on 04/30/09

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Test scores for La Plata Middle School

NMSBA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
La Plata Middle School
Silver Consolidated 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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Silver City schools — La Plata Middle School is located at 3500 N Silver St, Silver City NM 88061. 3500 N Silver St is in the 88061 ZIP code in Silver City, NM The school district for La Plata Middle School is the Silver Consolidated Schools. La Plata Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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