25 La Madera Road
Sandia Park, NM 87047
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
East Mountain High School serves 372 students in grades 9-12.
East Mountain High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 25%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 58%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 372 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 5% in NM)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥90% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

East Mountain High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

East Mountain High School's student population of 372 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

East Mountain High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 217 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of East Mountain High School is 0.49, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#7 out of 217 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
25%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
3%
12%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
25%
62%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
67%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
73%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is East Mountain High School's ranking?

East Mountain High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 1%) and Highest graduation rate (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 25% NM state average), while ≥90% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 58% NM state average).

What is the graduation rate of East Mountain High School?

The graduation rate of East Mountain High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 77%.

How many students attend East Mountain High School?

372 students attend East Mountain High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

67% of East Mountain High School students are White, 25% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of East Mountain High School?

East Mountain High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 14:1.

What grades does East Mountain High School offer ?

East Mountain High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is East Mountain High School part of?

East Mountain High School is part of Albuquerque Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 372 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥90% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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