Rio Grande Elementary



Rio Grande Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rio Grande Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 62
4 72
5 65
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rio Grande Elementary is a public elementary school located in Hatch, NM in the Hatch Valley Public Schools. It enrolls 199 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rio Grande Elementary is the 359th largest public school in New Mexico and the 48,538th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 199
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 12.03

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Rio Grande Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 100
(50%)
453
(51%)
 Female 99
(50%)
428
(49%)

Rio Grande Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 190
(95%)
846
(96%)
 White 9
(5%)
34
(4%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Rio Grande Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 199
(100%)
881
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 471 ranked schools in New Mexico, Rio Grande Elementary is ranked 296th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rio Grande 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.

Rio Grande Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 230
2006 221
2007 223
2008 232
2009 242
2010 229
2011 249
2012 251
2013 251
2014 229
2015 199

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 17
2007 15.1
2008 17.8
2009 17.1
2010 15.3
2011 16.6
2012 16.7
2013 15.7
2014 17.6
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.98695652173913
2006 0.98642533936652
2007 0.98654708520179
2008 0.98706896551724
2009 0.98760330578512
2010 0.94759825327511
2011 0.98795180722892
2012 0.95219123505976
2013 0.93227091633466
2014 0.9825327510917
2015 1

Compare Rio Grande Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 75.6%
 
This School 100.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Rio Grande Elementary
Hatch, NM
Public 03 - 05 199 16.5:1  
Hatch Valley Elementary
Hatch, NM
Public PK - 02 235 15.7:1 1 miles
Hatch Valley Middle School
Hatch, NM
Public 06 - 08 304 15.9:1 1 miles
Garfield Elementary
Garfield, NM
Public PK - 05 143 11.5:1 10 miles
Arrey Elementary
Arrey, NM
Public PK - 05 99 11.2:1 17 miles
Dona Ana Elementary
Las Cruces, NM
Public PK - 05 370 13.8:1 28 miles
East Picacho Elementary
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Public PK - 05 538 16.5:1 29 miles
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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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