Yucca Elementary School

Yucca Elementary School serves 551 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the NM average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Yucca Elementary School operates within the Alamogordo School District.

School Overview

The student population of 551 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 551 students
Yucca Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Yucca Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Yucca Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Yucca Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more 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 21:1 16:1
Yucca Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
10%
Yucca Elementary School American Indian Students (1994-2014)
Asian
2%
1%
Yucca Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
29%
61%
Yucca Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
9%
2%
Yucca Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
58%
25%
Yucca Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Yucca Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
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.
0.58 0.38
Yucca Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
50%
61%
Yucca Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Yucca Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Alamogordo School District's student population of 6,069 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,490 in this district is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,126 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Alamogordo School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
1
Number of Students Managed 6,069 340
Alamogordo School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $9 MM
Alamogordo School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $63 MM $9 MM
Alamogordo School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,490 $16,798
Alamogordo School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,126 $17,733
Alamogordo School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Alamogordo High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mountain View Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heights Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • AlamogordoAlamogordo High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1432 students
    0.4 miles
    103 Cuba Ave
    AlamogordoNM 88310
    (505)439-3270
    0.49-121432
  • AlamogordoMountain View Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 408 students
    0.4 miles
    500 South Canyon Rd
    AlamogordoNM 88310
    (505)439-3270
    0.46-8408
  • AlamogordoHeights Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 283 students
    0.6 miles
    2410 10th St
    AlamogordoNM 88310
    (505)439-3270
    0.6KG-5283
  • AlamogordoSacramento Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 252 students
    0.6 miles
    300 Alaska Ave
    AlamogordoNM 88310
    (505)439-3270
    0.6KG-5252
  • AlamogordoChaparral Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 686 students
    0.8 miles
    1401 College Ave
    AlamogordoNM 88310
    (505)439-3270
    0.86-8686

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