Marie M Hughes Elementary School

5701 Mojave Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Marie M Hughes Elementary School serves 386 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (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 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 386 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Top 1% in NM)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Marie M Hughes Elementary School's student population of 386 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
386 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Marie M Hughes Elementary School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NM)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
18%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
20%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
4%
12%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
70%
62%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
20%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
74%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
1%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 21% NM state average), while 20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 33% NM state average).
How many students attend Marie M Hughes Elementary School?
386 students attend Marie M Hughes Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Marie M Hughes Elementary School students are Hispanic, 20% of students are White, 4% of students are American Indian, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Marie M Hughes Elementary School?
Marie M Hughes Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.
What grades does Marie M Hughes Elementary School offer ?
Marie M Hughes Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Marie M Hughes Elementary School part of?
Marie M Hughes Elementary School is part of Albuquerque Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 386 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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