Desert View Elementary School

  • Desert View Elementary School serves 496 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (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 65% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 28%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Desert View Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Desert View Elementary School's student population of 496 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students496 students
This chart display total students of Desert View Elementary School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Desert View Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Desert View Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Desert View Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Desert View Elementary School is 0.00, which is less 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)
Overall School Rankn/a
27%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
21%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Desert View 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)
65%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Desert View 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 Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Desert View Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
100%
61%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Desert View Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
n/a
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Desert View Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Desert View Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Scoren/a0.38
This chart display the diversity score of Desert View Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Desert View 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 Desert View Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGadsden Independent s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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