700 West Apache
Farmington, NM 87401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Apache Elementary School serves 444 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic and American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 444 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NM
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

School Overview

Apache Elementary School's student population of 444 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
444 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Apache Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 742 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Apache Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#513 out of 742 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
67%
12%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
17%
62%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
9%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
73%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
7%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 444 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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