Chamiza Elementary School

  • Chamiza Elementary School serves 488 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (which is higher 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 39% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 28%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Chamiza Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Chamiza Elementary School's student population of 488 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students488 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chamiza Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chamiza 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)
38%
21%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chamiza 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 Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
3%
10%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
56%
61%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Chamiza Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
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White
33%
24%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chamiza 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 Chamiza 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
36%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chamiza 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 Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chamiza Elementary School 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 NameAlbuquerque School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Albuquerque L.b. Johnson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 893 students
    0.6 miles
    6811 Taylor Ranch Nw
    Albuquerque, NM 87120
    (505)880-3744
    0.6 6-8 893
  • Albuquerque Marie M Hughes Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
    0.7 miles
    5701 Mojave Nw
    Albuquerque, NM 87120
    (505)880-3744
    0.7 PK-5 537
  • Albuquerque The Great Academy Charter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 209 students
    0.9 miles
    6001-a San Mateo Blvd Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87109
    (555)555-5555
    0.9 6-12 209
  • Albuquerque Creative Ed Prep #1 Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 196 students
    1.2 miles
    4801 Montano Nw
    Albuquerque, NM 87120
    (505)880-3744
    1.2 9-12 196
  • Albuquerque Petroglyph Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 667 students
    1.6 miles
    5100 Marna Lynn Nw
    Albuquerque, NM 87114
    (505)880-3744
    1.6 PK-5 667

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