311 Miranda
Springer, NM 87747
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wilferth Elementary School serves 43 students in grades 3-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Enrollment: 43 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

School Overview

Wilferth Elementary School's student population of 43 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-6
Total Students
43 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Wilferth Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NM)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
≤10%
22%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
20-29%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wilferth Elementary 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 Ratio
9:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Wilferth Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Wilferth Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
72%
62%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wilferth Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wilferth Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
28%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wilferth Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
73%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wilferth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
20%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wilferth Elementary School 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: 2020-2021 (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?

≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 22% NM state average), while 20-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% NM state average).

How many students attend Wilferth Elementary School?

43 students attend Wilferth Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

72% of Wilferth Elementary School students are Hispanic, and 28% of students are White.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Wilferth Elementary School?

Wilferth Elementary School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.

What grades does Wilferth Elementary School offer ?

Wilferth Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-6

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Enrollment: 43 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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