Monte Vista Elementary School

4675 Peachtree Hills
Las Cruces, NM 88012
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Monte Vista Elementary School serves 570 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 22%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Monte Vista Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Monte Vista Elementary School's student population of 570 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students570 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Monte Vista Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 717 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Monte Vista Elementary School is 0.39, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#144 out of 717 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
22%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
36%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
1%
12%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
76%
60%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
19%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.390.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Monte Vista 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLas Cruces School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Monte Vista Elementary School is Onate High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mesa Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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