North Elementary School

1300 North Florida
Alamogordo, NM 88310
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
North Elementary School serves 361 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
North Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower 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 20-24% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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North Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

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School Overview

North Elementary School's student population of 361 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
361 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

North Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 742 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of North Elementary School is 0.62, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#467 out of 742 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
2%
12%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
38%
60%
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Black
7%
2%
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White
49%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 361 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NM
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 10%)

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