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Valley View Elementary School

Public | PK-5 | 445 students

 

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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.

67 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
64%

2012

 
 
48%

2011

 
 
53%

2010

 
 
67%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 55% in 2013.

67 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
67%

2012

 
 
43%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
59%
Science

The state average for Science was 83% in 2010.

70 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
86%
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.

74 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
58%

2012

 
 
51%

2011

 
 
62%

2010

 
 
61%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 46% in 2013.

74 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
46%

2012

 
 
54%

2011

 
 
60%

2010

 
 
60%
Science

The state average for Science was 53% in 2013.

73 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
49%

2011

 
 
60%

2010

 
 
54%
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.

59 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
48%

2012

 
 
63%

2011

 
 
54%

2010

 
 
66%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2013.

59 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
64%

2012

 
 
64%

2011

 
 
68%

2010

 
 
79%
Science

The state average for Science was 52% in 2010.

61 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
75%
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 Students64%
Female61%
Male68%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic63%
Native Americann/a
White62%
Economically disadvantaged64%
Students with disabilities38%
English Language Learner Current30%
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students67%
Female73%
Male62%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic65%
Native Americann/a
White69%
Economically disadvantaged67%
Students with disabilities44%
English Language Learner Current30%
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 Students58%
Female65%
Male54%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic54%
Native Americann/a
White80%
Economically disadvantaged58%
Students with disabilities42%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exited55%

Reading

All Students46%
Female58%
Male40%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic39%
Native Americann/a
White80%
Economically disadvantaged46%
Students with disabilities50%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exited55%

Science

All Students49%
Female62%
Male43%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic42%
Native Americann/a
White87%
Economically disadvantaged49%
Students with disabilities50%
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exited64%
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%
Female50%
Male44%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic38%
Native Americann/a
White67%
Economically disadvantaged48%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students64%
Female71%
Male56%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic60%
Native Americann/a
White72%
Economically disadvantaged64%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
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 62% 58%
White 36% 25%
Black 3% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 13%
Asian 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 99%N/A68%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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915 East California Ave
Las Cruces, NM 88001
Phone: (575) 527-9586

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