Armijo Elementary School

  • Armijo Elementary School serves 437 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 28%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Armijo 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 13:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Armijo Elementary School's student population of 437 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students437 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Armijo Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Armijo 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 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Armijo Elementary School is 0.06, which is less 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)6-9%
21%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Armijo Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Armijo Elementary School and the percentage of 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 Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Armijo Elementary School and the average student teacher ratio of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Armijo Elementary School and percentage of American Indian students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
97%
61%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Armijo Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Armijo Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
3%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Armijo Elementary School and the percentage of White students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Armijo Elementary School and the percentage of students of two or more races in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Armijo Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.060.38
This chart display the diversity score of Armijo Elementary School and the 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 Armijo Elementary School and the percentage of 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 Armijo Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2005-06 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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    0.4 miles
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  • Albuquerque School On Wheels Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 98 students
    0.6 miles
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  • Albuquerque New America School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 344 students
    0.7 miles
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    Albuquerque, NM 87105
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  • Albuquerque Ernie Pyle Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 584 students
    0.9 miles
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    Albuquerque, NM 87105
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  • Albuquerque Atrisco Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 353 students
    1.1 miles
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    Albuquerque, NM 87105
    (505)880-3744
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