Albuquerque Public Schools School District

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

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 30 public charter schools serving 9,066 students in Albuquerque Public Schools School District. This district's average charter testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public charter schools in New Mexico.
Public Charter Schools in Albuquerque Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the New Mexico public charter school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 65% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public charter school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
174 Schools
97 Schools
# Students
83,031 Students
29,338 Students
# Teachers
6,064 Teachers
1,914 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Albuquerque Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 84 school districts in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 75% 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
#4 out of 85 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Albuquerque Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
25%
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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
58%
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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
75%
77%
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 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.52
0.55
# American Indian Students
4,398 Students
1,631 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
6%
# Asian Students
1,707 Students
432 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
55,384 Students
17,992 Students
% Hispanic Students
67%
61%
# Black Students
2,071 Students
586 Students
% Black Students
2%
2%
# White Students
16,483 Students
8,048 Students
% White Students
20%
27%
# Hawaiian Students
73 Students
52 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2,915 Students
597 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,595
310
# Students in K Grade:
5,217
1,609
# Students in 1st Grade:
5,705
1,621
# Students in 2nd Grade:
5,762
1,596
# Students in 3rd Grade:
5,831
1,562
# Students in 4th Grade:
6,011
1,621
# Students in 5th Grade:
6,188
1,660
# Students in 6th Grade:
6,147
2,641
# Students in 7th Grade:
6,414
2,786
# Students in 8th Grade:
6,561
2,737
# Students in 9th Grade:
8,383
3,177
# Students in 10th Grade:
7,553
3,021
# Students in 11th Grade:
6,150
2,746
# Students in 12th Grade:
5,514
2,251
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

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 Charter Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cottonwood Classical Prep
Charter School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7801 Jefferson St. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 998-1021
Grades: 6-12
| 782 students
Rank: #22.
East Mountain High School
Charter School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
25 La Madera Road
Sandia Park, NM 87047
(505) 281-7400
Grades: 9-12
| 372 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
International School At Mesa Del Sol
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2660 Eastman Crossing Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 508-3295
Grades: PK-12
| 317 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Siembra Leadership High School
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
524 Central Ave Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87102
(505) 205-0329
Grades: 9-12
| 177 students
Rank: #55.
Public Academy For Performing Arts
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
11800 Princess Jeanne Ave. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 830-3128
Grades: 6-12
| 449 students
Rank: #66.
Coral Community Charter
Charter School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4401 Silver Avenue Se
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 292-6725
Grades: PK-8
| 247 students
Rank: #77.
New America School
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1734 Isleta Blvd Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87105
(505) 264-7340
Grades: 9-12
| 213 students
Rank: #88.
South Valley Academy
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3426 Blake Road Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87105
(505) 452-3132
Grades: 6-12
| 622 students
Rank: #99.
La Academia De Esperanza
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1401 Old Coors Rd Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87121
(505) 764-5500
Grades: 6-12
| 242 students
Rank: n/an/a
Abq Charter Academy
Charter School
405 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Albuquerque, NM 87102
(505) 242-6640
Grades: 9-12
| 348 students
Rank: n/an/a
Ace Leadership High School
Charter School
1240 Bellamah Ave. Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87104
(505) 242-4733
Grades: 9-12
| 249 students
Rank: n/an/a
The Alb Talent Development Charter
Charter School
1800 Atrisco Rd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 503-2465
Grades: 9-12
| 118 students
Rank: n/an/a
Alice King Community School
Charter School
8100 Mountain Rd. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 344-0746
Grades: K-8
| 472 students
Rank: n/an/a
Christine Duncan Heritage Academy
Charter School
1900 Atrisco Dr. Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 839-4971
Grades: PK-8
| 436 students
Rank: n/an/a
Cien Aguas International
Charter School
2000 Randolph Rd. Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 255-0001
Grades: K-8
| 424 students
Rank: n/an/a
Corrales International
Charter School
5500 Wilshire Ave. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87113
(505) 344-9733
Grades: K-12
| 252 students
Rank: n/an/a
Digital Arts And Technology Academy
Charter School
1011 Lamberton Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 341-0888
Grades: 8-12
| 312 students
Rank: n/an/a
El Camino Real Academy
Charter School
3713 Isleta Blvd Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87105
(505) 314-2212
Grades: K-12
| 280 students
Rank: n/an/a
Gilbert L Sena Charter High School
Charter School
69 Hotel Cir Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87123
(505) 237-2374
Grades: 9-12
| 149 students
Rank: n/an/a
Gordon Bernell Charter
Charter School
2821 4th Street Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 468-7707
Grades: 9-12
| 179 students
Rank: n/an/a
Health Leadership High School
Charter School
1900 Randolph Rd. Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 750-4547
Grades: 9-12
| 181 students
Rank: n/an/a
Los Puentes Charter
Charter School
4012 4th St. Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 342-5959
Grades: 7-12
| 133 students
Rank: n/an/a
Mark Armijo Academy
Charter School
6800 Gonzales Rd Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87121
(505) 873-7758
Grades: 9-12
| 179 students
Rank: n/an/a
Montessori Of The Rio Grande
Charter School
1650 Gabaldon Dr. N.w.
Albuquerque, NM 87104
(505) 842-5993
Grades: K-5
| 216 students
Rank: n/an/a
Mountain Mahogany Community School
Charter School
5014 4th Street Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 341-1424
Grades: K-8
| 197 students
Rank: n/an/a
Native American Community Academy
Charter School
1000 Indian School Rd
Albuquerque, NM 87104
(505) 266-0992
Grades: K-12
| 499 students
Rank: n/an/a
New Mexico International School
Charter School
8650 Alameda Blvd. Ne Bldg. 2b
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 503-7670
Grades: K-8
| 389 students
Rank: n/an/a
Robert F. Kennedy Charter
Charter School
4300 Blake Rd Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87121
(505) 243-1118
Grades: 6-12
| 322 students
Rank: n/an/a
Technology Leadership High School
Charter School
10500 Research Rd Se
Albuquerque, NM 87123
(505) 338-2266
Grades: 9-12
| 274 students
Rank: n/an/a
1119 Edith Blvd Se
Albuquerque, NM 87102
(505) 243-1434
Grades: K-5
| 36 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 174 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 83,031 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75% (Btm 50% in NM)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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