Albuquerque Public Schools School District

6400 Uptown Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Albuquerque Public Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New Mexico for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 174 public schools serving 83,031 students in Albuquerque Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Mexico.
Public Schools in Albuquerque Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 20%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 32% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Albuquerque Public Schools School District are Desert Willow Family School, Early College Academy and Hubert H Humphrey Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Albuquerque Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
174 Schools
927 Schools
# Students
83,031 Students
323,976 Students
# Teachers
6,064 Teachers
22,292 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Albuquerque Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 119 school districts in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 70% has increased from 62% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NM)
Overall District Rank
#62 out of 122 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Albuquerque Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
21%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Albuquerque Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NM by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Albuquerque Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NM by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
70%
75%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Albuquerque Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NM by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.52
0.57
# American Indian Students
4,398 Students
39,705 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
12%
# Asian Students
1,707 Students
3,749 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# Hispanic Students
55,384 Students
200,035 Students
% Hispanic Students
67%
62%
# Black Students
2,071 Students
5,686 Students
% Black Students
2%
2%
# White Students
16,483 Students
67,379 Students
% White Students
20%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
73 Students
421 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2,915 Students
7,001 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,595
8,373
# Students in K Grade:
5,217
20,764
# Students in 1st Grade:
5,705
22,404
# Students in 2nd Grade:
5,762
22,686
# Students in 3rd Grade:
5,831
22,781
# Students in 4th Grade:
6,011
23,372
# Students in 5th Grade:
6,188
24,087
# Students in 6th Grade:
6,147
25,632
# Students in 7th Grade:
6,414
26,112
# Students in 8th Grade:
6,561
26,221
# Students in 9th Grade:
8,383
28,654
# Students in 10th Grade:
7,553
26,734
# Students in 11th Grade:
6,150
23,799
# Students in 12th Grade:
5,514
22,357
# Ungraded Students:
-
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District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,436 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,688. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,286 is less than the state median of $18,494. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$1,033 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Albuquerque Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$1,020 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Albuquerque Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,436
$18,688
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Albuquerque Public Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,286
$18,494
This chart display average spending per public school student in Albuquerque Public Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Albuquerque Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: #33.
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: #44.
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: #55.
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: #66.
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: #7 - 87. - 8.
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: #7 - 87. - 8.
San Antonito Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12555 N Hwy 14
Sandia Park, NM 87047
(505) 281-3931
Grades: K-5
| 266 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: #10 - 1110. - 11.
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: #10 - 1110. - 11.
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: #1212.
East Mountain High School
Charter School
Math: 45% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
25 La Madera Road
Sandia Park, NM 87047
(505) 281-7400
Grades: 9-12
| 372 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.
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: #1818.
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: #1919.
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: #2020.
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: #2121.
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: #2222.
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: #2323.
Corrales Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200 Target Rd
Corrales, NM 87048
(505) 792-7400
Grades: K-5
| 312 students
Rank: #2424.
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: #25 - 2625. - 26.
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: #25 - 2625. - 26.
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: #2727.
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: #2828.
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: #2929.
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: #3030.
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: #3131.
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: #32 - 3332. - 33.
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: #32 - 3332. - 33.
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
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Cien Aguas International
Charter School
Math: 30% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2000 Randolph Rd. Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 255-0001
Grades: K-8
| 424 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Zia Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
440 Jefferson St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 260-2020
Grades: PK-5
| 215 students
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 174 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 83,031 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70% (Btm 50% in NM)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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