Central Primary

310 West Sycamore
Bloomfield, NM 87413
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Central Primary serves 589 students in grades 1-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 22%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 12% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Central Primary places among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

Central Primary's student population of 589 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-3
Total Students589 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Primary is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 717 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Central Primary is 0.67, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#447 out of 717 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
22%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
12%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
41%
12%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
31%
60%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
27%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Primary. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score
0.670.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
71%
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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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomfield Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Primary is Bloomfield High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dzilth-na-o-dith-hle Community School (0.2 miles away)
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