Valley High School

Valley High School serves 1,292 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NM average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Valley High School operates within the Albuquerque School District.
The school district's 64% graduation rate is lower than the NM state average of 72%.

School Overview

The student population of 1292 students has declined by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,292 students
Valley High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 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 16:1
Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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
Valley High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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%
Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 93,202 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,580 is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,518 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Albuquerque School District
Number of Schools
Managed
163
1
Number of Students Managed 93,202 340
Albuquerque School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 64% 72%
Albuquerque School District Graduation Rate (1997-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,022 MM $9 MM
Albuquerque School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,112 MM $9 MM
Albuquerque School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,580 $16,798
Albuquerque School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,518 $17,733
Albuquerque School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • Albuquerque Griegos Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 369 students4040 San Isidro Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    (505)880-3744
    0.5KG-5369
  • AlbuquerqueCochiti Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 287 students3100 San Isidro Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    (505)880-3744
    0.6KG-5287
  • AlbuquerqueGarfield Middle School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 327 students3501 Sixth St Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    (505)880-3744
    0.86-8327
  • AlbuquerqueLos Puentes Charter
    Charter School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 212 students1106 Griegos Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    (505)880-3744
    0.97-12212
  • AlbuquerqueSchool For Integrate
    Charter School
    1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 202 students1500 Indian Sch Rd
    AlbuquerqueNM 87104
    (505)880-3744
    19-12202

School Reviews

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, 08/14/13

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