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Mesa View Elementary School

Public | PK-6 | 466 students

 

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Posted September 4, 2008

I'm not satisfied with this school for many reasons. It is not challenging enough for students. I believe Many of the teachers here are here for a paycheck only. It is like a military camp for recess and lunch, the children are cooped up during these play times, and not permitted to run and play on cold winter days, but are confined to a small circle outside to stay warm, or after floods. children are yelled at often, to be quiet. My child went from a 'B' honor roll to failing and underachieveing in several subjects. after consulting with the teacher, I was told ' There is no time in class to go over homework, students should call me at home if there are problems' Yet the student teacher ratio for this class 17:1. Traffic is aweful, parents are forced to drive against traffic laws by staff directing traffic.
—Submitted by a parent


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

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.

64 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
36%

2012

 
 
33%

2011

 
 
33%

2010

 
 
19%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 55% in 2013.

64 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
48%

2012

 
 
39%

2011

 
 
42%

2010

 
 
48%
Science

The state average for Science was 83% in 2010.

62 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
79%
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.

54 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
39%

2012

 
 
32%

2011

 
 
16%

2010

 
 
25%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 46% in 2013.

54 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
43%

2012

 
 
40%

2011

 
 
18%

2010

 
 
29%
Science

The state average for Science was 53% in 2013.

54 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
57%

2011

 
 
27%

2010

 
 
32%
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.

57 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
33%

2012

 
 
33%

2011

 
 
42%

2010

 
 
31%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2013.

57 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
39%

2012

 
 
44%

2011

 
 
30%

2010

 
 
42%
Science

The state average for Science was 52% in 2010.

64 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
45%
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 40% in 2013.

57 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
56%

2012

 
 
35%

2011

 
 
22%

2010

 
 
27%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 47% in 2013.

57 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
51%

2012

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
29%
Science

The state average for Science was 30% in 2010.

55 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
20%
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 Students36%
Female42%
Male30%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic24%
Native American48%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged31%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Current27%
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students48%
Female52%
Male46%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic48%
Native American48%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged43%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Current27%
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 Students39%
Female46%
Male33%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic45%
Native American15%
White50%
Economically disadvantaged34%
Students with disabilities33%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students43%
Female54%
Male33%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic48%
Native American15%
White58%
Economically disadvantaged41%
Students with disabilities27%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Science

All Students57%
Female58%
Male57%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic59%
Native American31%
White83%
Economically disadvantaged52%
Students with disabilities47%
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 Students33%
Female46%
Male24%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic36%
Native American29%
White30%
Economically disadvantaged25%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exited60%

Reading

All Students39%
Female58%
Male24%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic41%
Native American33%
White50%
Economically disadvantaged29%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exited40%
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 Students56%
Female44%
Male66%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic62%
Native American36%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged52%
Students with disabilities82%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students51%
Female48%
Male53%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic59%
Native American21%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged46%
Students with disabilities27%
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
Hispanic 47% 59%
American Indian/Alaska Native 33% 10%
White 17% 26%
Two or more races 3% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Black 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 89%N/A68%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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Grants, NM 87020
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