Valley High School

Valley High School serves 1,335 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Valley 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 1335 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,335 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 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 17:1 14:1
American Indian
2%
10%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
87%
60%
White
9%
25%
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.24 0.38
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.
49%
61%
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.
6%
6%

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 Los Puentes Charter (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Garfield Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Griegos Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Albuquerque Griegos Elementary School
    4040 San Isidro Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    (505)880-3744
    0.5 mi | 378 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • AlbuquerqueCochiti Elementary School
    3100 San Isidro Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    (505)880-3744
    0.6 mi | 279 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • AlbuquerqueGarfield Middle School
    3501 Sixth St Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    (505)880-3744
    0.8 mi | 346 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AlbuquerqueLos Puentes Charter
    Charter School
    1106 Griegos Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    (505)880-3744
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 196 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • AlbuquerqueSchool For Integrate
    Charter School
    1500 Indian Sch Rd
    AlbuquerqueNM 87104
    (505)880-3744
    Charter School

    1 mi | 297 students | Gr. 9-12                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended August 14, 2013 - Hey my name is Destiny Janell Montano. I am from California i lived at Montebello . I used to go to Montebello high School. I barley turned a senior. I have 170 credits i just need 50 more. I live with my grandmother since the last day in July . I used to live with my mother but we had problems . I am new in the school as you guys can tell. do i need to give you my birth certificate ? if i have a fine in my old school would that effect me getting my new classes in my new school ? please contact me @ my email :montanodestiny49@yahoo.com sencerly : Destiny Montano - Posted by Student/Alumni

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