Edison Elementary School

501 East Gypsy
Hobbs, NM 88240
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Edison Elementary School serves 221 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the New Mexico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 221 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

School Overview

Edison Elementary School's student population of 221 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
221 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Edison Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NM)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
30-34%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
30-34%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Edison 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
12%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
90%
62%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
7%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Edison Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edison Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 21% NM state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 33% NM state average).
How many students attend Edison Elementary School?
221 students attend Edison Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Edison Elementary School students are Hispanic, 7% of students are White, and 3% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Edison Elementary School?
Edison Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.
What grades does Edison Elementary School offer ?
Edison Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Edison Elementary School part of?
Edison Elementary School is part of Hobbs Municipal Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 221 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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