513 Sixth St Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87102
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Lew Wallace Elementary School serves 200 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lew Wallace Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is approximately equal to the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 200 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NM
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lew Wallace Elementary School's student population of 200 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
200 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Lew Wallace Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 742 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lew Wallace Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#352 out of 742 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
5%
12%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
76%
62%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
11%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
73%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
11%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 200 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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