University Hills Elementary School

2005 South Locust St, Las Cruces, NM 88001
(505) 527-5800

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Public Grades PK-5 354 students 13 students/teacher (NM avg is 15)

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About this school

University Hills Elementary School is a public elementary school in Las Cruces. 354 children attend University Hills Elementary School and are mostly Hispanic; Asian; and Black, non-Hispanic. 99% of the 354 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at University Hills Elementary School is 13:1. Conlee Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 69% 74%
Asian 4% %
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 1%
White, non-Hispanic 22% 21%
Native American or Native Alaskan 2% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.8% 0%
Multiracial 0.3% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 99% 63%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    School nurse is great & very informative and resourceful...very helpful I appreciate the Lunch ladies also. They are great!

  • (4 years ago)

    This is an excellent school with excellent teachers. My daughter went 1st-5th here and my son went K-2nd they had great teachers every year. All the staff is friendly and helpful the librarian office staff and school nurse all are excellent! I loved this school.

  • (8 years ago)

    I love University Hills the staff really gets the parents involved and informed they are courteous and friendly. I appreciate all that they do. I have 2 children that attended this school and 1 more that just started. They are committed to my children's education !!!! Thank you !!

  • (10 years ago)

    I think that University Hills is a great Place to spend your Elementary school years at. It is good-looking as well as good with education. I especially like the new section of the building put in last july.

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