Chamisa Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
301 Meadow Ln
White Rock, NM 87547
Phone
(505) 663-2230
District
LOS ALAMOS PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
LOS ALAMOS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
279
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Mexico

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.9% of NM schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Chamisa Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 29
Proficiency in Reading 62 27
Proficiency in Math 67 30

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 25
Proficiency in Reading 49 26
Proficiency in Math 30 24

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 41 26
Proficiency in Reading 47 29
Proficiency in Math 34 24

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 22
Proficiency in Reading 73 25
Proficiency in Math 59 19

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.70
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.79
AVG FOR STATE 15.47
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 41 14.7%
Grade 1 35 12.5%
Grade 2 41 14.7%
Grade 3 38 13.6%
Grade 4 38 13.6%
Grade 5 42 15.1%
Grade 6 44 15.8%
Total 279 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 48.7% 59.5% 24.1%
Black 2.2% 1.1% 2.0%
Hispanic 40.8% 31.8% 62.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.9% 5.0% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 5.4% 2.6% 10.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.8% 12.3% 70.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.3% 10.6% 66.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.6% 1.7% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 17,895 2,088,070
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 163.7 17
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.8% 20.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.3% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.7% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 17.1% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,586 770,435
Single Parent Households With Children 5.7% 12.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.2% 85.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 64.6% 26.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 29.1% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.6% 11.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.5% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.2% 17.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.1% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.8% 17.9%
$15,000 or less 6.6% 15.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,337 $22,337,925 41.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $828 $2,918,700 5.4%
Staff $419 $1,476,975 2.7%
General Administration $203 $715,575 1.3%
School Administration $1,360 $4,794,000 8.9%
Operation $1,334 $4,702,350 8.7%
Transportation $308 $1,085,700 2.0%
Other $540 $1,903,500 3.5%
Total Support $4,993 $17,600,325 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,020 $14,170,500 26.2%
Total Expenditures $15,350 $54,108,750 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,264 $1,763,729,157 44.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $735 $246,309,187 6.3%
Staff $249 $83,528,619 2.1%
General Administration $191 $63,950,597 1.6%
School Administration $1,290 $432,258,562 11.0%
Operation $990 $331,578,267 8.4%
Transportation $373 $125,034,221 3.2%
Other $269 $90,105,029 2.3%
Total Support $4,098 $1,372,876,798 34.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,364 $791,959,979 20.2%
Total Expenditures $11,726 $3,928,562,806 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%