Memorial Elementary School

1000 South 10th St
Deming, NM 88030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Memorial Elementary School serves 315 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is higher 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 28% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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 (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 315 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Memorial Elementary School's student population of 315 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
315 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Memorial Elementary School is 0.27, 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
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State Level (NM)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
28%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
28%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
12%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
85%
62%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
11%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Memorial Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Memorial Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Memorial Elementary School often compared to?
Memorial Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Bell Elementary School, Chaparral Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
28% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 21% NM state average), while 28% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 33% NM state average).
How many students attend Memorial Elementary School?
315 students attend Memorial Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of Memorial Elementary School students are Hispanic, 11% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Memorial Elementary School?
Memorial Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.
What grades does Memorial Elementary School offer ?
Memorial Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Memorial Elementary School part of?
Memorial Elementary School is part of Deming Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 315 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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