Cesar Chavez Elementary School

5250 Holman Rd
Las Cruces, NM 88001
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cesar Chavez Elementary School serves 531 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Cesar Chavez Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

Cesar Chavez Elementary School's student population of 531 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Cesar Chavez Elementary School is 0.25, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
12%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
86%
60%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cesar Chavez Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
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White
12%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cesar Chavez Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score
0.250.58
This chart display the diversity score of Cesar Chavez Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cesar Chavez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cesar Chavez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLas Cruces School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cesar Chavez Elementary School is Onate High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mesa Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunrise Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Las Cruces Sunrise Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 438 students
    0.2 miles
    5300 Holman Rd
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (505) 527-5800
    0.2 3-5 438
  • Las Cruces Onate High School Math: 11% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,511 student
    2.4 miles
    5700 Mesa Grande Dr
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (505) 527-5800
    2.4 9-12 1,511
  • Las Cruces Mesa Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 611 students
    2.7 miles
    7225 Jornada Rd North
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (575) 627-2800
    2.7 6-8 611
  • Las Cruces Monte Vista Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 570 students
    3.0 miles
    4675 Peachtree Hills
    Las Cruces, NM 88012
    (505) 268-3520
    3 PK-5 570
  • Las Cruces Sonoma Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 764 students
    3.7 miles
    4201 Northrise Dr
    Las Cruces, NM 88011
    (505) 527-5800
    3.7 PK-5 764

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