Bel-air Elementary School

4725 Candelaria Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Bel-air Elementary School serves 322 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bel-air 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 6-9% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Bel-air Elementary School's student population of 322 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Bel-air 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 Bel-air Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#674 out of 742 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
13%
12%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
64%
60%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
19%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 322 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NM
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 30%)

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