Santa Teresa Elementary School

Santa Teresa Elementary School serves 676 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NM average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Santa Teresa Elementary School operates within the Gadsden Independent s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 676 students has grown by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 676 students
Santa Teresa Elementary School Total Students (2005-2014)
Gender % Santa Teresa Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Santa Teresa Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Santa Teresa Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Santa Teresa Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Hispanic
90%
61%
Santa Teresa Elementary School Black Students (2005-2014)
White
10%
25%
Santa Teresa Elementary School White Students (2005-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Santa Teresa Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NM All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.18 0.38
Santa Teresa Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
61%
Santa Teresa Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,883 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,811 is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,985 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Gadsden Independent s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
1
Number of Students Managed 13,883 340
Gadsden Independent s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $153 MM $9 MM
Gadsden Independent s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $141 MM $9 MM
Gadsden Independent s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,811 $16,798
Gadsden Independent s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,985 $17,733
Gadsden Independent s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Santa Teresa High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Santa Teresa Middle School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gonzalo And Sofia Garcia Elementary School (3.1 miles away)
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  • Santa TeresaSanta Teresa High School
    1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1267 students100 Airport Rd
    Santa TeresaNM 88008
    (505)882-6203
    19-121267
  • El PasoGonzalo And Sofia Garcia Elementary School
    3.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 596 students6550 Westside Dr
    El PasoTX 79932
    (915)877-7657
    3.1PK-5596
  • CanutilloJose H Damian Elementary School
    3.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 648 students6300 Strahan
    CanutilloTX 79835
    (915)877-7655
    3.3PK-5648
  • Santa TeresaSanta Teresa Middle School
    3.8 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 636 students4800 Mcnutt Rd
    Santa TeresaNM 88008
    (505)882-6203
    3.87-8636
  • El PasoLincoln Middle School
    3.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1006 students500 Mulberry Ave
    El PasoTX 79932
    (915)231-2180
    3.96-81006

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