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Ramah Elementary School

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Posted June 30, 2013

Great students!!!! The kids that attend Ramah Elementary School are super. Good staff who seem to try really hard. New principal which might be good.
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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.

25 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
24%

2012

 
 
44%

2011

 
 
55%

2010

 
 
25%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 55% in 2013.

25 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
12%

2012

 
 
38%

2011

 
 
35%

2010

 
 
28%
Science

The state average for Science was 83% in 2010.

28 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
71%
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.

36 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
50%

2012

 
 
32%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
57%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 46% in 2013.

36 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
28%

2012

 
 
32%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
52%
Science

The state average for Science was 53% in 2013.

36 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
33%

2011

 
 
27%

2010

 
 
39%
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.

21 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
19%

2012

 
 
18%

2011

 
 
26%

2010

 
 
26%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 51% in 2013.

21 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
33%

2012

 
 
26%

2011

 
 
44%

2010

 
 
31%
Science

The state average for Science was 52% in 2010.

35 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
29%
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 Students24%
Female8%
Male39%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American10%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged27%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Current9%
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students12%
Female8%
Male15%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American0%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged14%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Current0%
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 Students50%
Female35%
Male63%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American41%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged46%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Current30%
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students28%
Female29%
Male26%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American19%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged21%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Current0%
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Science

All Students33%
Female35%
Male32%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American30%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged33%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
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 Students19%
Female14%
Malen/a
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American0%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged13%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English Language Learner Currentn/a
English Language Learner Exitedn/a

Reading

All Students33%
Female43%
Malen/a
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Native American17%
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged38%
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
American Indian/Alaska Native 66% 10%
White 20% 26%
Hispanic 13% 59%
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 86%N/A68%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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17 Evans Circle
Ramah, NM 87321
Phone: (505) 721-1051

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