Cloudcroft Elementary School

Mescalaro And Hwy 82a
Cloudcroft, NM 88317
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Cloudcroft Elementary School serves 154 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cloudcroft 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Cloudcroft Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

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School Overview

Cloudcroft Elementary School's student population of 154 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Cloudcroft Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 742 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cloudcroft Elementary School is 0.45, 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 Data
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State Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#76 out of 742 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
3%
12%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
27%
60%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
69%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
3%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 154 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NM
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Btm 50%)

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