310 West Sycamore
Bloomfield, NM 87413
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Central Primary serves 451 students in grades 1-3.
Central Primary placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is higher 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 15-19% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Central Primary's student population of 451 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 46% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-3
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Central Primary 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 Central Primary is 0.69, which is more 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
This School
State Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#413 out of 742 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
14:1
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American Indian
38%
12%
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Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
28%
62%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Central Primary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Central Primary and the percentage of Black public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
30%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score
0.69
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
73%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Central Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 1-3
  • Students: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NM
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

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