Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired

Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired serves 40 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower 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 40-59% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 40 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 2:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired's student population of 40 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
40 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired is 0.65, which is more 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)
(17-18)
≤20%
22%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
40-59%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired 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 Ratio
2:1
14:1
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American Indian
10%
12%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
45%
62%
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Black
5%
2%
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White
37%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Graduation Rate
(18-19)
<50%
75%
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired 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)
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired 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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 22% NM state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% NM state average).
What is the graduation rate of Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired?
The graduation rate of Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired is 50%, which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 75%.
How many students attend Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired?
40 students attend Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
45% of Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired students are Hispanic, 37% of students are White, 10% of students are American Indian, 5% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired?
Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired has a student ration of 2:1, which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.
What grades does Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired offer ?
Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12
What school district is Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired part of?
Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired is part of Nm School For The Blind And Visually Impaired School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 40 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 2:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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