Lower Elementary School

  • Lower Elementary School serves 51 students in grades 1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 78%.

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School Overview

  • Lower Elementary School's student population of 51 students has declined by 54% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 80% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1
Total Students51 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Lower Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Lower Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Lower Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lower Elementary School is 0.45, 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)
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:116:1
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American Indian
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Lower Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lower Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
69%
60%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lower Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lower Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
28%
22%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lower Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lower Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.450.38
This chart display the diversity score of Lower Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEstancia Municipal s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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