Animas Elementary School

1 Panther Dr
Animas, NM 88020
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Animas Elementary School serves 61 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 22%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 61 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Animas Elementary School's student population of 61 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
61 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Animas Elementary School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NM)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
≤20%
22%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
40-59%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
3%
12%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
36%
62%
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Black
n/a
2%
White
59%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
74%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
6%
2%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 22% NM state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% NM state average).
How many students attend Animas Elementary School?
61 students attend Animas Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Animas Elementary School students are White, 36% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Animas Elementary School?
Animas Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.
What grades does Animas Elementary School offer ?
Animas Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Animas Elementary School part of?
Animas Elementary School is part of Animas Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 61 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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