Atrisco Heritage Academy High School

10800 Dennis Chavez Blvd Sw

Albuquerque, NM 87121

Tel: (505)880-3744
Grades: 9-12

2,413 students

Atrisco Heritage Academy High School serves 2,413 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Atrisco Heritage Academy High School operates within the Albuquerque School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the NM state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 2413 students has grown by 39% over five years.
The teacher population of 133 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,413 students
Atrisco Heritage Academy High School Total Students (2009-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 133 teachers
Atrisco Heritage Academy High School Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2013)
Students by Grade Atrisco Heritage Academy High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Atrisco Heritage Academy High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
American Indian
1%
10%
Atrisco Heritage Academy High School American Indian (2009-2013)
Hispanic
89%
60%
Atrisco Heritage Academy High School Hispanic (2009-2013)
Black
1%
2%
Atrisco Heritage Academy High School Black (2009-2013)
White
7%
25%
Atrisco Heritage Academy High School White (2009-2013)
Two or more races
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Atrisco Heritage Academy High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.20 0.38
Atrisco Heritage Academy High School Diversity Score (2009-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
68%
61%
Atrisco Heritage Academy High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
6%
Atrisco Heritage Academy High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 100,891 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Albuquerque School District
Number of Schools
Managed
169
3
Number of Students Managed 100,891 312
Graduation Rate 62% 72%
District Total Revenue $1,030 MM $10 MM
District Spending $1,214 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,736 $16,127
District Spending / Student $12,652 $16,153
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Robert F. Kennedy Charter (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Truman Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rudolfo Anaya Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AlbuquerqueRudolfo Anaya Elementary School
    2800 Vermejo Park Dr Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87121
    (505)880-3744
    1.3 mi | 811 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • AlbuquerqueCarlos Rey Elementary School
    1215 Cerrillos Sw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87121
    (505)880-3744
    1.9 mi | 853 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AlbuquerqueRobert F. Kennedy Charter
    Charter School
    1511 Central Ne
    AlbuquerqueNM 87106
    (505)873-1165
    Charter School

    2 mi | 193 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AlbuquerqueTruman Middle School
    9400 Benavides Sw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87121
    (505)880-3744
    2.1 mi | 1394 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AlbuquerqueSouth Valley Prep
    Charter School
    2813 Gun Club Rd Sw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87105
    (505)306-0867
    Charter School

    2.3 mi | 147 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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