Amy Biehl Charter High School

  • Amy Biehl Charter High School serves 296 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 28%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Amy Biehl Charter High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Amy Biehl Charter High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

  • Amy Biehl Charter High School's student population of 296 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Amy Biehl Charter High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 819 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Amy Biehl Charter High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank#229 out of 819 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
21%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
28%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
57%
61%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
39%
24%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Amy Biehl Charter High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.530.57
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Graduation Rate65-69%
71%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
67%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmy Biehl Charter High School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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