Nizhoni Elementary School

Nizhoni Elementary School serves 480 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Nizhoni Elementary School operates within the Central Consolidated s School District.

Overview

The student population of 480 students has grown by 49% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 480 students
Nizhoni Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Nizhoni Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Nizhoni Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 17:1 14:1
Nizhoni Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
99%
10%
Nizhoni Elementary School American Indian Students (1990-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Nizhoni 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.
0.02 0.38
Nizhoni Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
93%
61%
Nizhoni Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2013)
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%
Nizhoni Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2005)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,725 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,949 is less than the state average of $16,127. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,267 is less than the state average of $16,153. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Central Consolidated s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 7,725 312
Central Consolidated s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $88 MM $10 MM
Central Consolidated s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $90 MM $10 MM
Central Consolidated s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,949 $16,127
Central Consolidated s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,267 $16,153
Central Consolidated s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Shiprock Northwest High School (13.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tse'bit'ai Middle School (18.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mesa Elementary School (12.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ShiprockMesa Elementary School
    N Hwy 491 Mesa School Rd
    ShiprockNM 87420
    (505)368-4529
    12.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 411 students                      
  • ShiprockBeclabito Day School
    Clliford Ward Dr Hwy 64
    ShiprockNM 87420
    (928)656-3555
    13 mi | Gr. KG-4 | n/a students                      
  • ShiprockAtsa' Biya' A'zh Community School
    Pinon St Bldg C
    ShiprockNM 87420
    (505)368-2100
    13 mi | Gr. KG-6 | n/a students                      
  • ShiprockShiprock Northwest High School
    Pinon St Bldg 1416
    ShiprockNM 87420
    (505)368-2100
    13.6 mi | Gr. 7-12 | n/a students                      
  • Teec Nos PosRed Mesa High School
    N Hwy 160
    Teec Nos PosAZ 86514
    (928)656-4100
    16.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 183 students                      

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