Santa Teresa Elementary School

Tel: (505)882-6203
Grades: PK-6

631 students

Santa Teresa Elementary School serves 631 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Santa Teresa Elementary School operates within the Gadsden Independent s School District.

Overview

The student population of 631 students has stayed relatively flat 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 631 students
Santa Teresa Elementary School Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Santa Teresa Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Santa Teresa Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Santa Teresa Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
10%
Asian
n/a
1%
Santa Teresa Elementary School Asian (2007-2011)
Hispanic
90%
59%
Santa Teresa Elementary School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
White
8%
26%
Santa Teresa Elementary School White (2005-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Santa Teresa Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Santa Teresa Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.19 0.73
Santa Teresa Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2012)
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 (2005-2012)
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 14,949 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Gadsden Independent s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
3
Number of Students Managed 14,949 380
Gadsden Independent s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $161 MM n/a
Gadsden Independent s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $157 MM n/a
Gadsden Independent s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,597 $0
Gadsden Independent s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,296 $0
Gadsden Independent s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Santa Teresa Santa Teresa High School
    100 Airport Rd
    Santa Teresa , NM , 88008
    (505)882-6203
    1  mi  |  1302  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • El Paso Gonzalo And Sofia Garcia Elementary School
    6550 Westside Dr
    El Paso , TX , 79932
    (915)877-7657
    3.1  mi  |  651  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Canutillo Jose H Damian Elementary School
    6300 Strahan
    Canutillo , TX , 79835
    (915)877-7655
    3.3  mi  |  623  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Santa Teresa Santa Teresa Middle School
    4800 Mcnutt Rd
    Santa Teresa , NM , 88008
    (505)882-6203
    3.8  mi  |  686  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • El Paso Lincoln Middle School
    500 Mulberry Ave
    El Paso , TX , 79932
    (915)231-2180
    3.9  mi  |  1022  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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