Jemez Valley Elementary School

  • Jemez Valley Elementary School serves 137 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower 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 15-19% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 78%.

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School Overview

  • Jemez Valley Elementary School's student population of 137 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students137 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jemez Valley Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jemez Valley Elementary School is 0.58, 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#760 out of 819 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
21%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
58%
13%
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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
14%
22%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jemez Valley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.580.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jemez Valley 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 NameJemez Valley Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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