Mesilla Park Elementary School

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955 W Union Ave

Las Cruces, NM 88005

(575) 527-9615

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 520

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Mesilla Park Elementary School

Great school. All the people that work in this school are very caring and professional. Thanks MPES for your work, love and care to our children who are our tresures.

Posted by a parent on 08/22/13

This school since day one has been a pain in my rear. Not so much the teachers but the Principal is the worst. She only cares about her numbers and doesn't care so much about the education that the children are getting. If you have a problem you will not get it fixed with her. Every time I have a problem ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/12/11

This is a very good school. The principal and teachers are very caring and are certified. Most of the parents support the school and have positive things to say about it. Even though many of the students come from disadvantaged backgrounds, there are no gangs. The school's test scores are consistently ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/08/11

This is a miserable excuse for a school. While the teachers are competent and caring, the student body makes this school a dangerous one. It's my opinion the principal is incompetent. My daughter was harmed 3 times in one week, culminating in a student putting her hands around my child's neck. The ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/19/10

This school has been rated low performing for several years now and it is Title One. There are gang problems, even in first grade. The teacher my child had cared nothing about his privacy, publicly told each child his/her grade during class, refused requests for conferences, and allowed young children ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/14/08

Mesilla Park Elementary School has been a family tradition for over 40 years. My grandfather attended at a different location and now my son attends. Mesilla Park is a good school for one because it is in the country, I feel safe having my son walk to and from school. The people in the community are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/19/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Mesilla Park Elementary School

NMSBA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Mesilla Park Elementary School
Las Cruces 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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Las Cruces schools — Mesilla Park Elementary School is located at 955 W Union Ave, Las Cruces NM 88005. 955 W Union Ave is in the 88005 ZIP code in Las Cruces, NM The school district for Mesilla Park Elementary School is the Las Cruces Public Schools. Mesilla Park Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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