Ojo Amarillo Elementary School

Rd 6500 And Rd 6466
Fruitland, NM 87416
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Bottom 50%
Serving 296 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Ojo Amarillo Elementary School ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 25%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 58%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 296 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • : Bottom 50% in NM
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Ojo Amarillo Elementary School's student population of 296 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
296 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Ojo Amarillo Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 217 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ojo Amarillo Elementary School is 0.12, which is less 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
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State Level (NM)
#211 out of 217 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
25%
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40-44%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
94%
12%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
62%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
n/a
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.12
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
74%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (04-05)
19%
10%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ojo Amarillo Elementary School's ranking?
Ojo Amarillo Elementary School is ranked #211 out of 217 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Mexico.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 25% NM state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 58% NM state average).
How many students attend Ojo Amarillo Elementary School?
296 students attend Ojo Amarillo Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Ojo Amarillo Elementary School students are American Indian, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ojo Amarillo Elementary School?
Ojo Amarillo Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.
What grades does Ojo Amarillo Elementary School offer ?
Ojo Amarillo Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Ojo Amarillo Elementary School part of?
Ojo Amarillo Elementary School is part of Central Consolidated Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 296 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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