Albuquerque Public Schools School District

6400 Uptown Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 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 2024 school year, there are 57 public middle schools serving 28,521 students in Albuquerque Public Schools School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 7/10, 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 26% (versus the New Mexico public middle school average of 25%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 34% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public middle school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
176 Schools
304 Schools
# Students
81,755 Students
101,278 Students
# Teachers
6,045 Teachers
7,192 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Albuquerque Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 144 school districts in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 66% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NM)
#58 out of 144 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Albuquerque Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25%
24%
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 2021-22 school year data.
36%
34%
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 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
76%
66%
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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.52
0.58
# American Indian Students
4,379 Students
13,459 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
13%
# Asian Students
1,687 Students
1,187 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# Hispanic Students
54,500 Students
60,456 Students
% Hispanic Students
67%
60%
# Black Students
2,003 Students
1,847 Students
% Black Students
2%
2%
# White Students
16,174 Students
21,846 Students
% White Students
20%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
76 Students
149 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2,943 Students
2,334 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,611
502
# Students in K Grade:
5,421
2,426
# Students in 1st Grade:
5,432
2,387
# Students in 2nd Grade:
5,661
2,571
# Students in 3rd Grade:
5,768
2,553
# Students in 4th Grade:
5,821
2,729
# Students in 5th Grade:
5,943
2,877
# Students in 6th Grade:
5,602
18,847
# Students in 7th Grade:
6,052
25,599
# Students in 8th Grade:
6,408
26,187
# Students in 9th Grade:
9,915
4,607
# Students in 10th Grade:
7,022
3,555
# Students in 11th Grade:
5,904
3,252
# Students in 12th Grade:
5,195
3,186
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,300 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,520. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,702 is higher than the state median of $13,895. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$1,169 MM
$4,694 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$1,202 MM
$4,492 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$14,300
$14,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Albuquerque Public Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$14,702
$13,895
This chart display average spending per public school student in Albuquerque Public Schools  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Albuquerque Public Schools School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Coyote Willow Family School
Alternative School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7125 Irving Blvd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 253-0050
Grades: K-8
| 248 students
Rank: #22.
Desert Willow Family School
Alternative School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3303 Monroe Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 888-1647
Grades: K-8
| 282 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Desert Ridge Middle School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8400 Barstow Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 857-9282
Grades: 6-8
| 880 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Eisenhower Middle School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11001 Camero Rd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 292-2530
Grades: 6-8
| 799 students
Rank: #55.
Cottonwood Classical Prep
Charter School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7801 Jefferson St. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 998-1021
Grades: 6-12
| 781 students
Rank: #66.
New Mexico International School
Charter School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8650 Alameda Blvd. Ne Bldg. 2b
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 503-7670
Grades: K-8
| 402 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
New Futures High School
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5400 Cutler Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 883-5680
Grades: 7-12
| 69 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Vision Quest Alternative Middle School
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5401 Glenrio Rd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87105
(505) 352-0343
Grades: 6-8
| 4 students
Rank: #99.
Eldorado High School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11300 Montgomery Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 296-4871
Grades: PK-12
| 1,661 students
Rank: #1010.
Roosevelt Middle School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11799 State Highway 14s
Tijeras, NM 87059
(505) 281-3316
Grades: 6-8
| 382 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Coral Community Charter
Charter School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4401 Silver Avenue Se
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 292-6725
Grades: PK-8
| 228 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Public For Performing Arts
Charter School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11800 Princess Jeanne Ave. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 830-3128
Grades: 6-12
| 434 students
Rank: #1313.
Tony Hillerman Middle School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8101 Rainbow Blvd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 792-0698
Grades: 6-8
| 1,059 students
Rank: #1414.
Jefferson Middle School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
712 Girard Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 255-8691
Grades: 6-8
| 721 students
Rank: #1515.
Alice King Community School
Charter School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 51%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8100 Mountain Rd. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 344-0746
Grades: K-8
| 428 students
Rank: #1616.
Mountain Mahogany Community School
Charter School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5014 4th Street Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 341-1424
Grades: K-8
| 201 students
Rank: #1717.
Madison Middle School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3501 Moon St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 299-4735
Grades: 6-8
| 641 students
Rank: #1818.
Cien Aguas International
Charter School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2000 Randolph Rd. Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 255-0001
Grades: K-8
| 414 students
Rank: #1919.
L.b. Johnson Middle School
(Math: 26% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6811 Taylor Ranch Dr Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 898-1492
Grades: 6-8
| 622 students
Rank: #2020.
Hoover Middle School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12015 Tivoli Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 298-6896
Grades: 6-8
| 417 students
Rank: #2121.
Corrales International
Charter School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5500 Wilshire Ave. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87113
(505) 344-9733
Grades: K-12
| 233 students
Rank: #2222.
Voz Collegiate Preparatory Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 20-29%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
955 San Pedro Se
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(575) 605-3527
Grades: 6-8
| 40 students
Rank: #2323.
Cleveland Middle School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6910 Natalie St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 881-9227
Grades: 6-8
| 584 students
Rank: #2424.
Tres Volcanes Community Collaborative School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9601 Tierra Pintada Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 253-0200
Grades: K-8
| 931 students
Rank: #2525.
James Monroe Middle School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6100 Paradise Blvd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 897-0101
Grades: 6-8
| 802 students
Rank: #2626.
Digital Arts And Technology Academy
Charter School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1011 Lamberton Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 341-0888
Grades: 7-12
| 321 students
Rank: #2727.
Taft Middle School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
620 Schulte Rd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 344-4389
Grades: 6-8
| 298 students
Rank: #2828.
International School At Mesa Del Sol
Charter School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2660 Eastman Crossing Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 508-3295
Grades: PK-12
| 317 students
Rank: #2929.
Grant Middle School
(Math: 21% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1111 Easterday Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 299-2113
Grades: 6-8
| 396 students
Rank: #3030.
Ecademy K-8
(Math: 19% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5300 Cutler Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 247-4209
Grades: K-8
| 1,377 students
Rank: #3131.
Jackson Middle School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10600 Indian School Rd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 299-7377
Grades: 6-8
| 437 students
Rank: #3232.
Ecademy
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5300 Cutler Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 247-4209
Grades: K-12
| 871 students
Rank: #3333.
Taylor Middle School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 26%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8200 Guadalupe Tr Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 898-3666
Grades: 6-8
| 346 students
Rank: #3434.
Highland Autism Center
Special Education School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
220 Monroe Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 266-6869
Grades: PK-12
| 38 students
Rank: #3535.
George I Sanchez
(Math: 13% | Reading: 26%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4050 118th St Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87121
(505) 253-0300
Grades: PK-8
| 1,154 students
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 176 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 81,755 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • : 76% (Top 50% in NM)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 25% (Top 50%)
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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