Ruben S. Torres Elementary



Ruben S. Torres Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ruben S. Torres Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 57
1 55
2 73
3 69
4 61
5 77
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ruben S. Torres Elementary is a public elementary school located in Deming, NM in the Deming Public Schools. It enrolls 392 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ruben S. Torres Elementary is the 199th largest public school in New Mexico and the 32,888th largest nationally. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 392
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.64

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Ruben S. Torres Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 202
(52%)
1,602
(51%)
 Female 190
(48%)
1,554
(49%)

Ruben S. Torres Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 318
(81%)
2,661
(84%)
 White 48
(12%)
410
(13%)
 Black 21
(5%)
68
(2%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ruben S. Torres Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 392
(100%)
3,153
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 471 ranked schools in New Mexico, Ruben S. Torres Elementary is ranked 115th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ruben S. Torres Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is higher than the state average of 75.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Ruben S. Torres Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 523
2009 510
2010 533
2011 515
2012 500
2013 465
2014 475
2015 392

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 15.8
2009 14.2
2010 15.4
2011 14.7
2012 13.8
2013 14.2
2014 14.1
2015 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.9942638623327
2009 0.99411764705882
2010 0.99437148217636
2011 0.99417475728155
2012 0.958
2013 0.99354838709677
2014 0.83368421052632
2015 1

Compare Ruben S. Torres Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 75.6%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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Public KG - 05 392 12.8:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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