Katherine Gallegos Elementary



Katherine Gallegos Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Katherine Gallegos Elementary Students by Grade
PK 43
K 80
1 93
2 84
3 76
4 70
5 70
6 81
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Katherine Gallegos Elementary is a public elementary school located in Los Lunas, NM in the Los Lunas Public Schools. It enrolls 597 students in grades 1st through 12th. Katherine Gallegos Elementary is the 52nd largest public school in New Mexico and the 13,881st largest nationally. It has 19.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 597
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.15

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Katherine Gallegos Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 319
(53%)
2,600
(53%)
 Female 278
(47%)
2,324
(47%)

Katherine Gallegos Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 407
(68%)
3,104
(63%)
 White 152
(25%)
1,447
(29%)
 Two or More 21
(4%)
56
(1%)
 American Indian 10
(2%)
261
(5%)
 Black 6
(1%)
40
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Katherine Gallegos Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 341
(57%)
1,006
(20%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 207
(35%)
3,781
(77%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(8%)
137
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 471 ranked schools in New Mexico, Katherine Gallegos Elementary is ranked 231st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Katherine Gallegos Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 75.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Katherine Gallegos Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 562
2006 700
2007 733
2008 384
2009 431
2010 422
2011 433
2012 459
2013 484
2014 568
2015 597

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 18.4
2007 15.6
2008 15.3
2009 16.6
2010 15.6
2011 17.9
2012 18.3
2013 18.7
2014 18.8
2015 19.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6067615658363
2006 0.56428571428571
2007 0.52796725784447
2008 0.47395833333333
2009 0.54292343387471
2010 0.62796208530806
2011 0.6189376443418
2012 0.61655773420479
2013 0.45867768595041
2014 0.50176056338028
2015 0.42881072026801

Compare Katherine Gallegos Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,980.0% 19.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 75.6%
 

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Public PK - 06 597 19.8:1  
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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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