Shining Stars Preschool

  • Shining Stars Preschool serves 227 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 78%.

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School Overview

  • Shining Stars Preschool's student population of 227 students has declined by 56% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students227 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shining Stars Preschool's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shining Stars Preschool is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio7:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Shining Stars Preschool and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
4%
13%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Shining Stars Preschool and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Shining Stars Preschool and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
55%
60%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Shining Stars Preschool and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Shining Stars Preschool and the percentage of Black public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
34%
22%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Shining Stars Preschool and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shining Stars Preschool.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.580.38
This chart display the diversity score of Shining Stars Preschool and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shining Stars Preschool and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shining Stars Preschool and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRio Rancho Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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They area the best staff and school when my Jacob was going there he was three when attend shining star . Best choice My husband and I ever made. Jacob has fragile x it realted to autism that his special need . Icouldnt have asked for a better school for him . Thanks to shining star jacob is soaring now !
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