About This School
El Capitan Elementary School made AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of New Mexico in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See El Capitan Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, El Capitan Elementary School had 19 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New Mexico average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about El Capitan Elementary School's students and teachers. more
Elementary Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Valley Christian Academy 0.6 miles||n/a|
|Noah's Ark Christian Preschool & Kindergarten 0.8 miles||n/a|
|Lighthouse Academy 1.3 miles||n/a|
|Gateway Christian School 1.9 miles||n/a|
|Washington Ave Elementary School 2 miles|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 424
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, El Capitan Elementary School had 99% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. New Mexico had 67% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Roswell Independent Schools District Spending
In 2011, El Capitan Elementary School had 19 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New Mexico average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Roswell Independent Schools School District
About the NMSBA
What is it?
The New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in reading, science and math in grades 3 through 9.
How is it Scored?
Students are scored at four levels: below beginning step, nearing proficiency, proficient or advanced. The goal is for students to score at or above the proficient level.