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 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Valley High School operates within the Albuquerque School District.
Albuquerque 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 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has declined by 13% 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 stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 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 (1988-2014)
American Indian
3%
10%
Valley High School American Indian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
86%
61%
Valley High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
10%
25%
Valley High School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.25 0.38
Valley High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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 (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Albuquerque School District's student population of 93,202 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 64% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,580 in this district is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,518 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has grown by 10% 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 (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 64% 72%
Albuquerque School District Graduation Rate (1997-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,022 MM $9 MM
Albuquerque School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,112 MM $9 MM
Albuquerque School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,580 $16,798
Albuquerque School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,518 $17,733
Albuquerque School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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
    Grades: KG-5 | 369 students
    0.5 miles
    4040 San Isidro Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    (505)880-3744
    0.5KG-5369
  • AlbuquerqueCochiti Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 287 students
    0.6 miles
    3100 San Isidro Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    (505)880-3744
    0.6KG-5287
  • AlbuquerqueGarfield Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 327 students
    0.8 miles
    3501 Sixth St Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    (505)880-3744
    0.86-8327
  • AlbuquerqueLos Puentes CharterCharter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 212 students
    0.9 miles
    1106 Griegos Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    (505)880-3744
    0.97-12212
  • AlbuquerqueSchool For IntegrateCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 202 students
    1 miles
    1500 Indian Sch Rd
    AlbuquerqueNM 87104
    (505)880-3744
    19-12202

School Reviews

5.0  8/14/2013
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
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