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Yeso Elementary School

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Posted September 20, 2013

We moved to Artesia summer of 2013. My daughter attends Yeso school. This school we have been very unhappy with. the class room size is way to big. the teacher are stressed and overwhelmed. No one looks like they like their job. Not are good environment.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted November 20, 2006

I believe some things can be improved, but overall it is a great school. My son is in the special education department and is doing wonderful. Music and art are a big part of the curriculum. My wife and I are very involved with our son at school. The teacher and parent relationship has been great. The Principal has a big heart for kids especially kids with special needs, I believe that is what makes this school stand out above the other schools in the area.
—Submitted by a parent


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 51% in 2013.

78 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
59%

2012

 
 
60%

2011

 
 
64%

2010

 
 
72%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 55% in 2013.

78 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
50%

2012

 
 
48%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
74%
Science

The state average for Science was 83% in 2010.

96 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
92%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 New Mexico used the New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) to test students in grades 3 through 8, 10 and 11 in Reading and Math, and grades 4, 7 and 11 in Science. The NMSBA did not report Science results in 2012. As of 2012, New Mexico no longer uses the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test high school students, and instead uses the NMSBA to test high school students. The NMSBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Mexico. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: New Mexico Public Education Department

Math

The state average for Math was 45% in 2013.

97 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
40%

2012

 
 
48%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
50%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 46% in 2013.

97 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
35%

2012

 
 
48%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
63%
Science

The state average for Science was 53% in 2013.

97 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
67%

2010

 
 
60%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 New Mexico used the New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) to test students in grades 3 through 8, 10 and 11 in Reading and Math, and grades 4, 7 and 11 in Science. The NMSBA did not report Science results in 2012. As of 2012, New Mexico no longer uses the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test high school students, and instead uses the NMSBA to test high school students. The NMSBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Mexico. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: New Mexico Public Education Department

Math

The state average for Math was 43% in 2013.

88 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
48%

2012

 
 
66%

2011

 
 
54%

2010

 
 
52%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2013.

88 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
51%

2012

 
 
76%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
79%
Science

The state average for Science was 52% in 2010.

102 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
77%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 New Mexico used the New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) to test students in grades 3 through 8, 10 and 11 in Reading and Math, and grades 4, 7 and 11 in Science. The NMSBA did not report Science results in 2012. As of 2012, New Mexico no longer uses the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test high school students, and instead uses the NMSBA to test high school students. The NMSBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Mexico. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: New Mexico Public Education Department

Math

All Students59%
Female59%
Male59%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic55%
Native Americann/a
White67%
Economically disadvantaged44%
Students with disabilities23%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students50%
Female69%
Male39%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic48%
Native Americann/a
White52%
Economically disadvantaged37%
Students with disabilities8%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 New Mexico used the New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) to test students in grades 3 through 8, 10 and 11 in Reading and Math, and grades 4, 7 and 11 in Science. The NMSBA did not report Science results in 2012. As of 2012, New Mexico no longer uses the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test high school students, and instead uses the NMSBA to test high school students. The NMSBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Mexico. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the New Mexico Public Education Department. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Mexico Public Education Department

Math

All Students40%
Female28%
Male52%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic31%
Native Americann/a
White51%
Economically disadvantaged23%
Students with disabilities10%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students35%
Female28%
Male42%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic27%
Native Americann/a
White44%
Economically disadvantaged16%
Students with disabilities0%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Science

All Students45%
Female32%
Male58%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic37%
Native Americann/a
White56%
Economically disadvantaged26%
Students with disabilities10%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 New Mexico used the New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) to test students in grades 3 through 8, 10 and 11 in Reading and Math, and grades 4, 7 and 11 in Science. The NMSBA did not report Science results in 2012. As of 2012, New Mexico no longer uses the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test high school students, and instead uses the NMSBA to test high school students. The NMSBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Mexico. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the New Mexico Public Education Department. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Mexico Public Education Department

Math

All Students48%
Female52%
Male43%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic46%
Native Americann/a
White51%
Economically disadvantaged29%
Students with disabilities13%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students51%
Female54%
Male48%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic41%
Native Americann/a
White63%
Economically disadvantaged32%
Students with disabilities20%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 New Mexico used the New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) to test students in grades 3 through 8, 10 and 11 in Reading and Math, and grades 4, 7 and 11 in Science. The NMSBA did not report Science results in 2012. As of 2012, New Mexico no longer uses the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test high school students, and instead uses the NMSBA to test high school students. The NMSBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Mexico. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the New Mexico Public Education Department. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Mexico Public Education Department

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 52% 26%
Hispanic 45% 59%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 10%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Black 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 37%N/A68%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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1812 Centre Ave
Artesia, NM 88210
Phone: (505) 746-3585

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