Highland Autism Center

Highland Autism Center serves 44 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 22%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 49%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Highland Autism Center's student population of 44 students has grown by 62% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students44 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Highland Autism Center is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
22%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
<50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Highland Autism Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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American Indian
5%
12%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
43%
60%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
37%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.670.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Highland Autism Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlbuquerque School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Highland Autism Center is Highland High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Media Arts Collaborative Charter (0.3 miles away)
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