PROFICIENCY 30% 32% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
34%Fort Sumner
22%New Mexico

Fort Sumner Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "FORT SUMNER MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS" in Fort Sumner, NM. There are a total of 150 students and 12 teachers at Fort Sumner Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 74 free lunch students and 17 reduced lunch students.

Fort Sumner 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 ratio13:1
Free lunch74
Reduced lunch17


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

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 Fort Sumner 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

4<= 20%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

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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Fort Sumner Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew MexicoNational
Caucasian 42.6% 46.2% 24.5% 51.1%
African American 0.0% 0.0% 2.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.0% 1.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 55.9% 52.4% 60.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.5% 0.7% 10.1% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.7% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.0% 1.6% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Fort Sumner Middle School27%0.0Fort Sumner, NM
Fort Sumner High45%0.0Fort Sumner, NM

Fort Sumner demographics profile

StatisticFort SumnerNew MexicoNational
Population density (sq mi)3751791
Median age53.837.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)32%52%55%
Speak English56%65%79%
Speak Spanish44%28%13%

Education level achieved in Fort Sumner

IndexFort SumnerNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade77.3%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school77.3%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college39.3%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree5.1%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors1.4%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters0.9%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.8%1.3%
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Source: The Fort Sumner Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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