Yarbro Elementary School

  • Yarbro Elementary School serves 586 students in grades 4-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NM average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Yarbro Elementary School operates within the Lovington Municipal s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 586 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-5
Total Students 586 students
Gender %
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
American Indian
n/a
10%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
83%
61%
Black
1%
2%
White
16%
24%
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.29 0.57
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.
53%
57%
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.
13%
6%

District Comparison

  • Lovington Municipal s School District's student population of 3,788 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,285 in this district is less than the state average of $12,921. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,249 is less than the state average of $12,586. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District Name Lovington Municipal s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 3,788 353
District Total Revenue $38 MM $5 MM
District Spending $38 MM $4 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,285 $12,921
District Spending / Student $10,249 $12,586
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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