Yarbro Elementary School

  • Yarbro Elementary School serves 535 students in grades 4 - 5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NM average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
  • Yarbro Elementary School operates within the Lovington Municipal s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 535 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-5
Total Students 535 students
Yarbro Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Yarbro Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Yarbro Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Yarbro Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Yarbro Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
Yarbro Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2012)
Hispanic
80%
61%
Yarbro Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
2%
Yarbro Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
19%
25%
Yarbro Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Yarbro Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.33 0.38
Yarbro Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
51%
61%
Yarbro Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
6%
Yarbro Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

  • Lovington Municipal s School District's student population of 3,712 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,664 in this district is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,312 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Lovington Municipal s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
1
Number of Students Managed 3,712 340
Lovington Municipal s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $9 MM
Lovington Municipal s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $38 MM $9 MM
Lovington Municipal s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,664 $16,798
Lovington Municipal s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,312 $17,733
Lovington Municipal s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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