David Skeet Elementary School

Rt. 45 Jones Ranch Rd

Vanderwagen, NM 87326

Tel: (505)721-1051
Grades: PK-5

219 students

David Skeet Elementary School serves 219 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 74%.
David Skeet Elementary School operates within the Gallup-mckinley City s School District.

Overview

The student population of 219 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 219 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
David Skeet Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1992-2013)
Students by Grade David Skeet Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
David Skeet Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1992-2013)
American Indian
95%
10%
Hispanic
1%
59%
White
1%
26%
All Ethnic Groups David Skeet Elementary School Sch Ethnicity David Skeet 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.
0.10 0.39
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.
98%
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%
David Skeet Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2009)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,969 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Gallup-mckinley City s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
4
Number of Students Managed 12,969 589
District Total Revenue $150 MM $10 MM
Gallup-mckinley City s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $144 MM $10 MM
Gallup-mckinley City s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,859 $16,127
Gallup-mckinley City s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,396 $16,153
Gallup-mckinley City s School 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 Middle College High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John F. Kennedy Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Red Rock Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • GallupMiddle College High School
    Charter School
    200 College Rd 9
    GallupNM 87301
    (505)721-1051
    Charter School

    0.1 mi | 63 students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • GallupMiyamura High School
    680 South Boardman
    GallupNM 87301
    (505)721-1051
    1 mi | 1141 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • GallupRed Rock Elementary School
    1305 Red Rock Dr
    GallupNM 87301
    (505)721-1051
    1.1 mi | 389 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GallupJohn F. Kennedy Middle School
    600 South Boardman Dr
    GallupNM 87301
    (505)721-1051
    1.2 mi | 676 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • GallupGallup Middle School
    1001 South Grandview
    GallupNM 87301
    (505)721-1051
    1.4 mi | 429 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Mckinley County, NM public schools have a 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. of 0.25, which is lower than the New Mexico average of 0.39. The most diverse school district in Mckinley County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Mexico or national school diversity statistics.