Lew Wallace Elementary School
Lew Wallace Elementary School serves 231 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 14:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
Lew Wallace Elementary School's student population of 231 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
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 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
State Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#352 out of 742 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education
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