Yarbro Elementary School

Yarbro Elementary School serves 537 students in grades 4-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Yarbro Elementary School operates within the Lovington School District.

Overview

The student population of 537 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-5
Total Students 537 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 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 22:1 14:1
Hispanic
79%
60%
Black
2%
2%
White
19%
25%
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.
0.34 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.
53%
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.
12%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,565 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Lovington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 3,565 312
District Total Revenue $38 MM $10 MM
District Spending $40 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,699 $16,127
District Spending / Student $12,208 $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 New Hope Alternative High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lovington 6th Grade Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LovingtonLovington 6th Grade Academy
    500 West Jefferson Ave
    LovingtonNM 88260
    (505)739-2200
    0.1 mi | 264 students | Gr. 6                      
  • LovingtonNew Hope Alternative High School
    Alternative School
    601 North 5th St
    LovingtonNM 88260
    (505)739-2200
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | 95 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LovingtonJefferson Elementary School
    300 West Jefferson Ave
    LovingtonNM 88260
    (505)739-2200
    0.3 mi | 268 students | Gr. 3                      
  • LovingtonTaylor Middle School
    700 South 11th St
    LovingtonNM 88260
    (505)739-2200
    0.7 mi | 506 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • LovingtonLea Elementary School
    1100 West Birch Ave
    LovingtonNM 88260
    (505)739-2200
    0.7 mi | 273 students | Gr. 1                      

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