Albuquerque Public Schools School District

6400 Uptown Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(District boundaries shown in map)
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 2024 school year, there are 71 public preschools serving 27,023 students in Albuquerque Public Schools School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public pre schools in New Mexico.
Public Preschools in Albuquerque Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the New Mexico public pre school average of 19%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 61% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public preschool average of 82% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
176 Schools
326 Schools
# Students
81,755 Students
100,126 Students
# Teachers
6,045 Teachers
7,486 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 76% has increased from 66% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NM)
#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.
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.
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.
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
0.51
# American Indian Students
4,379 Students
9,720 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
10%
# Asian Students
1,687 Students
1,101 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# Hispanic Students
54,500 Students
67,161 Students
% Hispanic Students
67%
67%
# Black Students
2,003 Students
1,702 Students
% Black Students
2%
2%
# White Students
16,174 Students
18,352 Students
% White Students
20%
18%
# Hawaiian Students
76 Students
83 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2,943 Students
2,007 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,611
9,280
# Students in K Grade:
5,421
15,325
# Students in 1st Grade:
5,432
13,377
# Students in 2nd Grade:
5,661
13,771
# Students in 3rd Grade:
5,768
13,247
# Students in 4th Grade:
5,821
12,749
# Students in 5th Grade:
5,943
13,122
# Students in 6th Grade:
5,602
3,583
# Students in 7th Grade:
6,052
1,067
# Students in 8th Grade:
6,408
947
# Students in 9th Grade:
9,915
1,323
# Students in 10th Grade:
7,022
909
# Students in 11th Grade:
5,904
733
# Students in 12th Grade:
5,195
693
# 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
$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
$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
$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
$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 Preschools (2024)

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
| 1,661 students
Rank: #22.
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
| 462 students
Rank: #33.
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
| 523 students
Rank: #44.
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
| 272 students
Rank: #55.
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
| 552 students
Rank: #66.
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
| 624 students
Rank: #77.
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
| 498 students
Rank: #88.
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
| 212 students
Rank: #99.
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: #1010.
A. Montoya Elementary School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 36% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
24 Public School Rd
Tijeras, NM 87059
(505) 281-0880
Grades: PK-5
| 416 students
Rank: #1111.
Alvarado Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1100 Solar Rd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 344-4412
Grades: PK-5
| 280 students
Rank: #1212.
Macarthur Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1100 Macarthur Rd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 344-1482
Grades: PK-5
| 191 students
Rank: #1313.
Manzano Mesa Elementary School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 31% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
801 Elizabeth St Se
Albuquerque, NM 87123
(505) 292-6707
Grades: PK-5
| 543 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Comanche Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3505 Pennsylvania St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 884-5275
Grades: PK-5
| 335 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Inez Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1700 Pennsylvania St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 299-9010
Grades: PK-5
| 305 students
Rank: #1616.
Highland Autism Center
Special Education School
220 Monroe Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 266-6869
Grades: PK-12
| 38 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Collet Park Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2100 Morris St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 298-3010
Grades: PK-5
| 343 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Sombra Del Monte Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9110 Shoshone Rd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 291-6842
Grades: PK-5
| 271 students
Rank: #1919.
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
| 228 students
Rank: #2020.
Sierra Vista Elementary School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 28% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10220 Paseo Del Norte Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 898-0272
Grades: PK-5
| 470 students
Rank: #2121.
Mccollum Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10900 San Jacinto St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 298-5009
Grades: PK-5
| 267 students
Rank: #2222.
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
| 1,393 students
Rank: #2323.
Edmund G Ross Elementary School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 28% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6700 Palomas Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 821-0185
Grades: PK-5
| 400 students
Rank: #2424.
Zuni Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6300 Claremont Ave Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 881-8313
Grades: PK-5
| 235 students
Rank: #2525.
Chaparral Elementary School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 28% )
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6325 Milne Rd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 831-3301
Grades: PK-5
| 561 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Dolores Gonzales Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24% )
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
900 Atlantic St Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87102
(505) 764-2020
Grades: PK-5
| 306 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Mark Twain Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29% )
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6316 Constitution Ave Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 255-8337
Grades: PK-5
| 259 students
Rank: #2828.
Bellehaven Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8701 Princess Jeanne St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 298-7489
Grades: PK-5
| 245 students
Rank: #2929.
Matheson Park Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
10809 Lexington Ave Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 299-5087
Grades: PK-5
| 196 students
Rank: #3030.
Marie M Hughes Elementary School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 20% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5701 Mojave Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 897-3080
Grades: PK-5
| 386 students
Rank: #3131.
Janet Kahn Fine Arts Academy
(Math: 17% | Reading: 18% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
9717 Indian School Rd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 299-4483
Grades: PK-5
| 341 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Alameda Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
412 Alameda Blvd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 898-0070
Grades: PK-5
| 211 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Los Ranchos Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7609 Fourth St Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 898-0794
Grades: PK-5
| 236 students
Rank: #3434.
Hawthorne Elementary School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24% )
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
420 General Somervell St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87123
(505) 299-4424
Grades: PK-5
| 330 students
Rank: #3535.
East San Jose Elementary School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 16% )
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
415 Thaxton Ave Se
Albuquerque, NM 87102
(505) 764-2005
Grades: PK-5
| 349 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 5%
  • : 51% (Top 10%)
  • : 75% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NM Dept. of Education

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