Apache Elementary School

  • Apache Elementary School serves 378 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 28%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Apache Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Apache Elementary School's student population of 378 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Apache Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 819 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Apache Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
21%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Apache Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Apache Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
9%
10%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Apache Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
56%
61%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
22%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Apache Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.630.38
This chart display the diversity score of Apache Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlbuquerque School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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