Agua Fria Elementary School

Agua Fria Elementary School serves 534 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Agua Fria Elementary School operates within the Santa Fe Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 534 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 534 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Students by Grade Agua Fria Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 15:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
10%
Hispanic
90%
59%
White
7%
26%
All Ethnic Groups Agua Fria Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Agua Fria 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.
0.19 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.
77%
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.
8%
6%
Agua Fria Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,353 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Santa Fe Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed 14,353 589
Santa Fe Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $164 MM $10 MM
Santa Fe Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $164 MM $10 MM
Santa Fe Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,906 $16,127
Santa Fe Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,880 $16,153
Santa Fe Public 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 Career Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is De Vargas Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kearny Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Santa FeCareer Academy
    Alternative School
    2516 Cerrillos Rd
    Santa FeNM 87505
    (505)467-2003
    Alternative School

    1.1 mi | 135 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Santa FeKearny Elementary School
    901 Avenida Campanas
    Santa FeNM 87501
    (505)467-2003
    1.3 mi | 493 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Santa FeFrancis X. Nava Elementary School
    2655 Siringo Rd
    Santa FeNM 87505
    (505)467-2003
    1.3 mi | 325 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Santa FeSalazar Elementary School
    1300 Osage
    Santa FeNM 87501
    (505)467-2003
    1.4 mi | 369 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Santa FeSanta Fe High School
    2100 Yucca Rd
    Santa FeNM 87505
    (505)467-2003
    1.8 mi | 1456 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Santa Fe, 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 0.39, which is higher than the New Mexico average of 0.37. The most diverse school in Santa Fe is Nm School For The Deaf. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Mexico or national school diversity statistics.