Elida Elementary School

  • Elida Elementary School serves 70 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 78%.

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School Overview

  • Elida Elementary School's student population of 70 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students70 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elida Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elida Elementary School is 0.39, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank#217 out of 819 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
21%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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Hispanic
22%
60%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
75%
22%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elida Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.390.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elida Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElida Municipal s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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