Chelwood Elementary School

  • Chelwood Elementary School serves 582 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 18% (which is lower 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 22% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 28%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Chelwood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Chelwood Elementary School's student population of 582 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students582 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Chelwood Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Chelwood Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Chelwood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chelwood Elementary School is 0.62, 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)
18%
21%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chelwood Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chelwood Elementary School and the percentage of 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 Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Chelwood Elementary School and the average student teacher ratio of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
8%
10%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Chelwood Elementary School and percentage of American Indian students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Chelwood Elementary School and the percentage of Asian students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
57%
61%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Chelwood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Chelwood Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
22%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Chelwood Elementary School and the percentage of White students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Chelwood Elementary School and the percentage of 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 Chelwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.620.38
This chart display the diversity score of Chelwood Elementary School and the 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 Chelwood Elementary School and the percentage of 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 Chelwood Elementary School and the percentage of 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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