Missouri Ave Elementary School

  • Missouri Ave Elementary School serves 419 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 28%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Missouri Ave Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Missouri Ave Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

  • Missouri Ave Elementary School's student population of 419 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Missouri Ave Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 819 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Missouri Ave Elementary School is 0.37, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank
29%
27%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
21%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Missouri Ave Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
28%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Missouri Ave Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Missouri Ave Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
77%
61%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Missouri Ave Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Missouri Ave Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
20%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Missouri Ave Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Missouri Ave Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.370.38
This chart display the diversity score of Missouri Ave Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri Ave Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri Ave Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoswell Independent s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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