Montezuma Elementary School

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1616 Richmond Dr Ne

Albuquerque, NM 87106

(505) 256-0470

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 497

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Montezuma Elementary School

awesome school. And its just down the block! I love Montezuma because of the passion of its teachers and the amazingly diverse student population. My three kids have moved through the grades and made great friends from all parts of life. Its a real school and not one that rich parents should want ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/20/14

My son went here for kindergarten and I ended up pulling him out in October. After emailing the principal and trying to communicate with the teacher with no improved results. I realized this school was in need of many improvements. I would not recommend this school as it is lacking in a sense of community ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/25/13

I went Montezuma elementary school from k-5 and i loved my school!, but these years its changed a lot!. I have a son who is special and they seem not to have a lot to offer to him and im getting tired that everyday he's at the principals office, and they have him bouncing from one class to another not ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/08/13

I went to Montezuma for all of my Elem. and I would say that it was the best out of all of the schools i went to. My 3rd grade teacher was teaching us Algebra and instilled in me a love and yes i said Love of math.

Posted by a other on 05/17/10

I was a teacher there and it has the best faculty and the greatest people to work with..Everything is for the education of the kids .

Posted by a parent on 04/29/10

I have 3 kids who have gone to Montezuma. My oldest is went all her Elem years there and is now off to mid school. I think it is a great school, with great teachers, a wonderful and very involved principal and office staff, and has served my kids well. I still one kid starting first, and one starting ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/19/09

I am very sad to say that I would have to rate Montezuma a 4. I have three children at Montezuma and it has declined over the last six years. It is no longer a neighborhood school. The teachers are overwhelmed and there is a lack of community. The teachers seem to be having a very difficult time teaching ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/07/09

I think this is a wonderful and clean school

Posted by a parent on 08/04/07

As a university professor, I am really pleased with the quality of public education that our son is receiving at Montezuma. He is excited about learning math and science, and about reading, and looks forward to his weekly music class. The school feels like a large family, with a high level of parent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/11/06

Montezuma Elementary is a wonderful school. Its'location means that 54% of our students are on free or reduced lunch, which adds a rich diversity in student ethnicity, background, and economic status. The teachers are incredibly committed, and parent participation adds tremendously to the classroom ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/28/03

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Test scores for Montezuma Elementary School

NMSBA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Montezuma Elementary School
Albuquerque Public Schools
New Mexico
* In 2011-2012 New Mexico used the New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) to test students in grades 3 through 8, 10 and 11 in Reading and Math. The NMSBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Mexico. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Albuquerque schools — Montezuma Elementary School is located at 1616 Richmond Dr Ne, Albuquerque NM 87106. 1616 Richmond Dr Ne is in the 87106 ZIP code in Albuquerque, NM The school district for Montezuma Elementary School is the Albuquerque Public Schools. Montezuma Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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