New Futures School

Tel: (505)883-5680
  • New Futures School serves 151 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the NM average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • New Futures 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 151 students has declined by 29% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 151 students
New Futures School Total Students (1988-2015)
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
New Futures School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade New Futures School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.33 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 8:1 16:1
New Futures School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
7%
10%
New Futures School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
New Futures School Asian Students (1991-2013)
Hispanic
81%
61%
New Futures School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
1%
2%
New Futures School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
8%
24%
New Futures School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
New Futures School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
New Futures School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.33 0.38
New Futures School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
New Futures 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.
n/a n/a
New Futures School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2006)

District Comparison

  • Albuquerque School District's student population of 94,405 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 64% has increased from 50% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,248 in this district is less than the state average of $12,660. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,122 is less than the state average of $13,119. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Albuquerque School District
Number of Schools
Managed
167
3
Number of Students Managed 94,405 353
Albuquerque School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 64% 72%
Albuquerque School District Graduation Rate (1998-2015)
District Total Revenue $964 MM $5 MM
Albuquerque School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $952 MM $5 MM
Albuquerque School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,248 $12,660
Albuquerque School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,122 $13,119
Albuquerque School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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