Chaparral Elementary School

  • Chaparral Elementary School serves 864 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (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 30% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 28%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Chaparral Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Chaparral Elementary School's student population of 864 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students864 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Chaparral Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chaparral Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chaparral Elementary School is 0.43, 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)
29%
21%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chaparral Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chaparral 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 Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
6%
10%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Chaparral Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Chaparral Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
74%
61%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Chaparral Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Chaparral Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
14%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Chaparral Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Chaparral Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chaparral Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.430.38
This chart display the diversity score of Chaparral 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 Chaparral 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 Chaparral Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2013-14 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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