PROFICIENCY 17% 24% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
23%GADSDEN INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS
32%Chaparral
22%New Mexico

Desert Trail Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "GADSDEN INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS" in Chaparral, NM. There are a total of 928 students and 52 teachers at Desert Trail Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 740 free lunch students and 70 reduced lunch students.

Desert Trail Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 17.0%, which is 24% lower than the New Mexico average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students928
Teachers52.45
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch740
Reduced lunch70

 

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 Desert Trail 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

GradeProficiency
All15%
310-14%
415-19%
510-14%
620-24%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All19%
325-29%
415-19%
510-14%
615-19%
7n/a
8n/a
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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Desert Trail Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew MexicoNational
Caucasian 3.2% 3.1% 24.5% 51.1%
African American 0.8% 0.3% 2.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.2% 0.2% 1.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 95.5% 96.3% 60.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.1% 10.1% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.0% 1.6% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Chaparral Elementary29%0.2Chaparral, NM
Chaparral Middle School14%0.2Chaparral, NM
Chaparral High13%1.7Chaparral, NM
Sunrise Elementary29%2.0Chaparral, NM
Deanna Davenport Elementary School72%10.8Westway, TX

Chaparral demographics profile

StatisticChaparralNew MexicoNational
Population1,2212,082,669318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5331791
Median age46.537.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%52%55%
Speak English39%65%79%
Speak Spanish61%28%13%

Education level achieved in Chaparral

IndexChaparralNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade66.9%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school64.8%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college35.3%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.2%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.1%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters8.1%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.8%1.3%
Source: The Desert Trail Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.