PROFICIENCY 30% 32% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
22%New Mexico

Douglas Macarthur Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS" in Albuquerque, NM. There are a total of 245 students and 18 teachers at Douglas Macarthur Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 153 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Douglas Macarthur Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 29.5%, which is 32% higher than the New Mexico average.


Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch153
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Douglas Macarthur Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

5<= 20%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

5<= 20%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Douglas Macarthur Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew MexicoNational
Caucasian 8.2% 21.0% 24.5% 51.1%
African American 0.9% 2.2% 2.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 2.2% 1.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 84.5% 67.3% 60.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 5.6% 4.2% 10.1% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.9% 3.1% 1.6% 3.1%

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Albuquerque demographics profile

StatisticAlbuquerqueNew MexicoNational
Population density (sq mi)4851791
Median age39.537.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%52%55%
Speak English94%65%79%
Speak Spanish2%28%13%

Education level achieved in Albuquerque

IndexAlbuquerqueNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade98.7%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school98.7%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college81.6%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree70.8%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors66.5%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters19.1%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.9%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.0%1.8%1.3%
Source: The Douglas Macarthur Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.