Columbian Elementary School (Closed 2016)

700 North 2nd
Raton, NM 87740
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Columbian Elementary School served 132 students in grades 2-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 11-19% (which was approximately equal to the New Mexico state average of 18%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 20-29% (which was approximately equal to the New Mexico state average of 27%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students132 students
This chart display total students of Columbian Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Columbian Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Columbian Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
11-19%
18%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Columbian 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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
20-29%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Columbian 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Columbian Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Columbian Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Columbian Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
75%
60%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Columbian Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
White
25%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Columbian Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Columbian Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score
0.380.58
This chart display the diversity score of Columbian 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
80%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Columbian 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 (13-14)
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Columbian 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 NameRaton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Columbian Elementary School is Raton High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Raton Intermediate (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Raton Raton Intermediate Math: 15% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 299 students
    0.1 miles
    500 South Third
    Raton, NM 87740
    (505) 445-9111
    0.1 3-6 299
  • Raton Longfellow Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 242 students
    0.5 miles
    700 East 4th
    Raton, NM 87740
    (505) 445-9111
    0.5 PK-2 242
  • Raton Raton High School Math: 14% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 390 students
    0.8 miles
    1535 Tiger Circle
    Raton, NM 87740
    (505) 445-9111
    0.8 7-12 390
  • Trinidad Fisher's Peak Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 341 students
    17.6 miles
    900 Moore's Canyon Road
    Trinidad, CO 81082
    (719) 846-2513
    17.6 2-5 341
  • Trinidad Eckhart Elementary School
    Grades: K-1 | 136 students
    18.9 miles
    1021 Pierce Street
    Trinidad, CO 81082
    (719) 846-6995
    18.9 K-1 136
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