Bel-air Elementary School

  • Bel-air Elementary School serves 344 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 10-14% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 28%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% 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

  • Bel-air Elementary School's student population of 344 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students344 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Bel-air Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bel-air 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 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bel-air Elementary School is 0.58, 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%
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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 Bel-air 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 Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
9%
10%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Bel-air Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bel-air Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
61%
61%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bel-air 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 Bel-air Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
21%
24%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bel-air Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.580.38
This chart display the diversity score of Bel-air 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 Bel-air 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 Bel-air Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2012-13 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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