Nizhoni Elementary School

Tel: (505)368-4565
Grades: PK-5

480 students

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 declined by 5% 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
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same 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
American Indian
99%
10%
Asian
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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%
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 7,725 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name Central Consolidated s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 7,725 312
District Total Revenue $88 MM $10 MM
District Spending $90 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,949 $16,127
District Spending / Student $13,267 $16,153
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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  • ShiprockMesa Elementary School
    N Hwy 491 Mesa School Rd
    ShiprockNM 87420
    (505)368-4529
    12.1 mi | 411 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ShiprockBeclabito Day School
    Clliford Ward Dr Hwy 64
    ShiprockNM 87420
    (928)656-3555
    13 mi | n/a students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • ShiprockAtsa' Biya' A'zh Community School
    Pinon St Bldg C
    ShiprockNM 87420
    (505)368-2100
    13 mi | n/a students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • ShiprockShiprock Northwest High School
    Pinon St Bldg 1416
    ShiprockNM 87420
    (505)368-2100
    13.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Teec Nos PosRed Mesa High School
    N Hwy 160
    Teec Nos PosAZ 86514
    (928)656-4100
    16.9 mi | 183 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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