Alvarado Elementary School

1100 Solar Rd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%
Serving 280 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Alvarado Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 21%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 33%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 280 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • : 25-29%
  • : 35-39%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Alvarado Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

Alvarado Elementary School's student population of 280 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Alvarado Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NM)
(18-19)
25-29%
21%
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(18-19)
35-39%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
12%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
75%
62%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
20%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.40
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
74%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
6%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Alvarado Elementary School often compared to?
Alvarado Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sierra Vista Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 21% NM state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 33% NM state average).
How many students attend Alvarado Elementary School?
280 students attend Alvarado Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Alvarado Elementary School students are Hispanic, 20% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Alvarado Elementary School?
Alvarado Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.
What grades does Alvarado Elementary School offer ?
Alvarado Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Alvarado Elementary School part of?
Alvarado Elementary School is part of Albuquerque Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 280 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • : 25-29%
  • : 35-39%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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