Top 10 Best Albuquerque Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 200 public schools serving 89,732 students in Albuquerque, NM (there are 74 private schools, serving 12,127 private students). 88% of all K-12 students in Albuquerque, NM are educated in public schools compared to the NM state average of 93%. Albuquerque has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
The top ranked public schools in Albuquerque, NM are Albuquerque Institute Of Math & Science, Desert Willow Family School and Early College Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Albuquerque, NM public schools have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 20%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 32% statewide average). Schools in Albuquerque have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of New Mexico public schools.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Albuquerque, NM Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Albuquerque Institute Of Math & Science
Charter School
Math: 74% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
933 Bradbury Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 559-4249
Grades: 6-12
| 382 students
Rank: #22.
Desert Willow Family School
Alternative School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3303 Monroe Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 888-1647
Grades: K-8
| 291 students
Rank: #33.
Early College Academy
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
807 Mountain Rd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87102
(505) 247-3658
Grades: 9-12
| 202 students
Rank: #44.
Hubert H Humphrey Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9801 Academy Hills Dr Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 821-4981
Grades: PK-5
| 438 students
Rank: #55.
Double Eagle Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8901 Lowell St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 857-0187
Grades: PK-5
| 486 students
Rank: #66.
S. Y. Jackson Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4720 Cairo Dr Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 296-9536
Grades: K-5
| 463 students
Rank: #77.
North Star Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9301 Ventura Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 856-6578
Grades: K-5
| 522 students
Rank: #88.
Georgia O'keeffe Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11701 San Victorio Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 293-4259
Grades: K-5
| 476 students
Rank: #99.
Desert Ridge Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8400 Barstow Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 857-9282
Grades: 6-8
| 853 students
Rank: #1010.
Explore Academy
Charter School
Math: 48% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5100 Masthead St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 305-5300
Grades: 6-12
| 646 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Coyote Willow Family School
Alternative School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7125 Irving Blvd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 253-0050
Grades: K-8
| 229 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Onate Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12415 Brentwood Hills Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 291-6819
Grades: PK-5
| 229 students
Rank: #1313.
Eisenhower Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11001 Camero Rd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 292-2530
Grades: 6-8
| 826 students
Rank: #1414.
Dennis Chavez Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7500 Barstow Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 821-1810
Grades: PK-5
| 530 students
Rank: #1515.
La Cueva High School
Math: 41% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7801 Wilshire Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 823-2327
Grades: 9-12
| 1,784 students
Rank: #1616.
Cottonwood Classical Prep
Charter School
Math: 41% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7801 Jefferson St. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 998-1021
Grades: 6-12
| 782 students
Rank: #1717.
Abq School Of Excellence
Charter School
Math: 43% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13201 Lomas Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 312-7711
Grades: K-12
| 905 students
Rank: #1818.
Montessori Of The Rio Grande
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1650 Gabaldon Dr. N.w.
Albuquerque, NM 87104
(505) 842-5993
Grades: K-5
| 216 students
Rank: #1919.
Nex Gen Academy
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5325 Montgomery Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 878-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 267 students
Rank: #2020.
New Mexico International School
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8650 Alameda Blvd. Ne Bldg. 2b
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 503-7670
Grades: K-8
| 389 students
Rank: #2121.
College And Career High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
525 Buena Vista Dr Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 224-4880
Grades: 9-12
| 273 students
Rank: #2222.
Tierra Antigua Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8121 Rainbow Blvd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 792-3262
Grades: K-5
| 749 students
Rank: #2323.
Arroyo Del Oso Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6504 Harper Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 821-9393
Grades: PK-5
| 325 students
Rank: #2424.
Horizon Academy West
Charter School
Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3021 Todos Santos Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 998-0459
Grades: PK-5
| 433 students
Rank: #2525.
Ventana Ranch Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6801 Ventana Village Rd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 890-7375
Grades: PK-5
| 594 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Bandelier Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3309 Pershing St Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 255-8744
Grades: K-5
| 426 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Petroglyph Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5100 Marna Lynn Ave Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 898-0923
Grades: PK-5
| 530 students
Rank: #2828.
Osuna Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4715 Moon St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 296-4811
Grades: K-5
| 446 students
Rank: #2929.
Griegos Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4040 San Isidro Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 345-3661
Grades: K-5
| 283 students
Rank: #3030.
Monte Vista Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3211 Monte Vista Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 260-2030
Grades: K-5
| 427 students
Rank: #3131.
Sw Aeronautics Mathematics And Science Academy
Charter School
Math: 25% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4100 Aerospace Pkwy Bw
Albuquerque, NM 87121
(505) 296-7677
Grades: 7-12
| 231 students
Rank: #3232.
Public Academy For Performing Arts
Charter School
Math: 29% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11800 Princess Jeanne Ave. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 830-3128
Grades: 6-12
| 449 students
Rank: #3333.
John Baker Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12015-b Tivoli St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 298-7486
Grades: K-5
| 411 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Alice King Community School
Charter School
Math: 32% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8100 Mountain Rd. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 344-0746
Grades: K-8
| 472 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Corrales International
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5500 Wilshire Ave. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87113
(505) 344-9733
Grades: K-12
| 252 students
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Albuquerque, New Mexico Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
510 2nd St Nw101
Albuquerque, NM 87102
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 9-12
| 222 students
2551 Karsten Ct Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 765-5517
Grades: 9-12
| 75 students
11800 Princess Jean
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-5
| 113 students
8300 Phoenix Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 9-12
| 293 students
5555 Mcleod Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 9-12
| 62 students
3912 Isleta Blvd Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87105
(505) 877-1279
Grades: 6-8
| 701 students
6805 Academy Parkway West Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 9-12
| 144 students
Cess High School (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
725 University Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 243-4493
Grades: 9-12
| 273 students
Charter Vo-tech Center (Closed 2007)
Vocational School
Charter School
1011 Lamberton Pl Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 341-0888
Grades: 10-12
| 153 students
5100 2nd St. Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 842-8211
Grades: 6-12
| 125 students
4801 Montano Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 9-12
| 196 students
P.o. Box 50880
Albuquerque, NM 87181
(505) 898-3074
Grades: 9-12
| 167 students
800 Odelia Rd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87102
(505) 247-4209
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
120 Woodland Ave.,nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 345-3911
Grades: 8-11
| 43 students
Home Hospital (Closed 2007)
Alternative School
2611 Eubank Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 298-6752
Grades: PK-12
| 619 students
7001wildwood Ln. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 998-0501
Grades: 7-10
| 214 students
7939 4th Street, Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 796-0313
Grades: K-9
| 398 students
1900 Randolph Rd Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 563-4247
Grades: 6-8
| 86 students
10301 Candelaria Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 296-7677
Grades: 7-8
| 112 students
230 Truman Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 243-8114
Grades: 6-8
| 73 students
5555 Mcleod Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 6-12
| 149 students
Hcr 79, Box 9
Albuquerque, NM 87103
(505) 731-2272
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
P.o. Box 25701
Albuquerque, NM 87125
Grades: 8
| 59 students
Hcr 79, Box 7
Albuquerque, NM 87103
(505) 731-2333
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
Hcr 79, Box 80
Albuquerque, NM 87103
(505) 655-3341
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
1900 Randolph Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-6
| 89 students
3821 Singer Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 344-7447
Grades: K-8
| 152 students
10301 Candelaria Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 296-7677
Grades: 7-8
| 95 students
10301 Candelaria Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 296-7677
Grades: 4-6
| 105 students
10301 Candelaria Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 296-7677
Grades: 7-12
| 276 students
1404 Lead Ave Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 463-6554
Grades: 7-10
| 77 students
10500 Research Rd Se
Albuquerque, NM 87123
(505) 338-2266
Grades: 9-11
| 182 students
4300 Cutler Ave. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 254-0280
Grades: 5-8
| n/a students

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