The Family School

  • The Family School serves 116 students in grades 1-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher 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 35-39% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The Family School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 77%.

Top Placements

The Family School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

  • The Family School's student population of 116 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8
Total Students116 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Family School is ranked within the top 20% of all 717 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of The Family School is 0.56, which is less 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank#101 out of 717 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
22%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Family 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)35-39%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Family 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 Ratio23:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in The Family School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Asian
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in The Family School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
53%
60%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Family School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Family School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
40%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Family School and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in The Family School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Family School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.560.58
This chart display the diversity score of The Family School and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Family School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
18%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Family School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelen Consolidated Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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