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
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
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 0.57. The school's diversity has increased by 26% over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
10%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
90%
59%
Black
n/a
2%
White
8%
26%
Unknown
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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
0.57
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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 14,133 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Gadsden Independent s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
3
Number of Students Managed 14,133
385
District Total Revenue $161 MM
n/a
District Spending $157 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $11,597
$0
District Spending / Student $11,296
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (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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