Nizhoni Elementary School

  • Nizhoni Elementary School serves 462 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Nizhoni Elementary School's student population of 462 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students462 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Nizhoni Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Nizhoni Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Nizhoni Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nizhoni Elementary School is 0.13, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank#780 out of 819 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
21%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nizhoni 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nizhoni Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Nizhoni Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
93%
13%
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Hispanic
1%
60%
White
n/a
22%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Nizhoni Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nizhoni Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.13n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Nizhoni 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
38%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nizhoni Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Consolidated s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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