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 55 public middle schools serving 30,046 students in Albuquerque Public Schools School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public middle schools in New Mexico.
Public Middle Schools in Albuquerque Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the New Mexico public middle school average of 19%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus the 55% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public middle school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
174 Schools
296 Schools
# Students
83,031 Students
101,154 Students
# Teachers
6,064 Teachers
6,991 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
0.59
# American Indian Students
4,398 Students
13,760 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
14%
# Asian Students
1,707 Students
1,214 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# Hispanic Students
55,384 Students
59,678 Students
% Hispanic Students
67%
59%
# Black Students
2,071 Students
1,813 Students
% Black Students
2%
2%
# White Students
16,483 Students
22,251 Students
% White Students
20%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
73 Students
151 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2,915 Students
2,287 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,595
472
# Students in K Grade:
5,217
2,191
# Students in 1st Grade:
5,705
2,415
# Students in 2nd Grade:
5,762
2,384
# Students in 3rd Grade:
5,831
2,467
# Students in 4th Grade:
6,011
2,573
# Students in 5th Grade:
6,188
2,758
# Students in 6th Grade:
6,147
19,316
# Students in 7th Grade:
6,414
26,112
# Students in 8th Grade:
6,561
26,220
# Students in 9th Grade:
8,383
4,317
# Students in 10th Grade:
7,553
3,700
# Students in 11th Grade:
6,150
3,220
# Students in 12th Grade:
5,514
3,009
# 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 Middle Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Eldorado High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11300 Montgomery Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 296-4871
Grades: PK-12
| 1,694 students
Rank: #22.
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: #33.
Ecademy
Math: <50% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5300 Cutler Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 247-4209
Grades: K-12
| 2,826 students
Rank: #44.
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: #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.
Manzano High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
12200 Lomas Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 559-2200
Grades: PK-12
| 1,379 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
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
6910 Natalie St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 881-9227
Grades: 6-8
| 590 students
Rank: n/an/a
Continuation School
Special Education School
5100 2nd St Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 468-7284
Grades: PK-12
| n/a 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
Coyote Willow Family School
Alternative School
7125 Irving Blvd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 253-0050
Grades: K-8
| 229 students
Rank: n/an/a
8400 Barstow Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 857-9282
Grades: 6-8
| 853 students
Rank: n/an/a
Desert Willow Family School
Alternative School
3303 Monroe Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 888-1647
Grades: K-8
| 291 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
11001 Camero Rd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 292-2530
Grades: 6-8
| 826 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
1820 Valdora Dr Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87105
(505) 877-3770
Grades: 6-8
| 546 students
Rank: n/an/a
3501 Sixth St Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 344-1647
Grades: 6-8
| 360 students
Rank: n/an/a
George I Sanchez
4050 118th St Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87121
(505) 253-0300
Grades: PK-8
| 1,182 students
Rank: n/an/a
Grant Middle School
1111 Easterday Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 299-2113
Grades: 6-8
| 409 students
Rank: n/an/a
3912 Isleta Blvd Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87105
(505) 877-1279
Grades: 6-8
| 417 students
Rank: n/an/a
Hayes Middle School
1100 Texas St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 265-7741
Grades: 6-8
| 381 students
Rank: n/an/a
Highland Autism Center
Special Education School
220 Monroe Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 266-6869
Grades: PK-12
| 75 students
Rank: n/an/a
Hoover Middle School
12015 Tivoli Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 298-6896
Grades: 6-8
| 484 students
Rank: n/an/a
Jackson Middle School
10600 Indian School Rd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 299-7377
Grades: 6-8
| 488 students
Rank: n/an/a
6100 Paradise Blvd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 897-0101
Grades: 6-8
| 891 students
Rank: n/an/a
712 Girard Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 255-8691
Grades: 6-8
| 714 students
Rank: n/an/a
8901 Bluewater Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87121
(505) 833-7540
Grades: 6-8
| 679 students
Rank: n/an/a
5401 Glenrio Rd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87105
(505) 831-0400
Grades: 6-8
| 488 students
Rank: n/an/a
Kennedy Middle School
721 Tomasita Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87123
(505) 298-6701
Grades: 6-8
| 397 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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