Albuquerque School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 167 public schools serving 89,935 students in Albuquerque 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 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 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 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Albuquerque 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%)

Overview

School District Name
Albuquerque School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NM)
# Schools
168 Schools
928 Schools
# Students
89,935 Students
343,036 Students
# Teachers
5,836 Teachers
21,072 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Albuquerque School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 122 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 2018-2019 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   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   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   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   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
0.58
# American Indian Students
4,385 Students
42,111 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
12%
# Asian Students
1,932 Students
3,835 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# Hispanic Students
59,305 Students
206,178 Students
% Hispanic Students
66%
60%
# Black Students
2,341 Students
6,432 Students
% Black Students
3%
2%
# White Students
19,229 Students
77,739 Students
% White Students
21%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
109 Students
465 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2,634 Students
6,276 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,857
9,541
# Students in K Grade:
6,661
24,612
# Students in 1st Grade:
6,717
25,023
# Students in 2nd Grade:
6,726
25,112
# Students in 3rd Grade:
7,164
26,685
# Students in 4th Grade:
7,491
27,184
# Students in 5th Grade:
7,488
27,036
# Students in 6th Grade:
6,648
26,105
# Students in 7th Grade:
6,542
25,943
# Students in 8th Grade:
6,431
25,433
# Students in 9th Grade:
8,268
29,065
# Students in 10th Grade:
7,005
26,092
# Students in 11th Grade:
5,734
23,209
# Students in 12th Grade:
5,203
21,996
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,752 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,181. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,551 is less than the state median of $14,837. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NM)
Total Revenue
$1,057 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Albuquerque   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$1,039 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Albuquerque   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,752
$15,181
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Albuquerque   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,551
$14,837
This chart display average spending per public school student in Albuquerque   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NM by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Albuquerque School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Desert Willow Family School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3303 Monroe Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 888-1647
Grades: K-8
| 297 students
Rank: #22.
Early College Academy
Alternative School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
6400 Uptown Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 9-12
| 187 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) 880-3744
Grades: PK-5
| 461 students
Rank: #44.
Double Eagle Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8901 Lowell Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 880-3744
Grades: PK-5
| 551 students
Rank: #55.
S. Y. Jackson Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4720 Cairo Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-5
| 556 students
Rank: #66.
North Star Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9301 Buena Ventura Rd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87123
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-5
| 640 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Georgia O'keeffe Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1701 San Victorio Av Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-5
| 692 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
San Antonito Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12555 North Hwy 14
Sandia Park, NM 87047
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-5
| 339 students
Rank: #99.
Desert Ridge Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8400 Barstow Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87125
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 6-8
| 1,011 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Coyote Willow
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7125 Irving Boulevard
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 253-0050
Grades: K-8
| 164 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Onate Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12415 Brntwd Hls Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 880-3744
Grades: PK-5
| 244 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 Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 6-8
| 841 students
Rank: #1414.
Dennis Chavez Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7500 Barstow Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 880-3744
Grades: PK-5
| 577 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
| 1,755 students
Rank: #1616.
Montessori Of The Rio Grande
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1650 Gabaldon Dr Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87104
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-6
| 217 students
Rank: #1717.
Nex Gen Academy
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(4)
5323 Montgomery Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 878-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 337 students
Rank: #1818.
New Mexico International School
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8650 Alameda Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 503-7670
Grades: K-5
| 225 students
Rank: #1919.
College And Career High School
Alternative School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
900 University Blvd Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 9-12
| 160 students
Rank: #2020.
Tierra Antigua Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8121 Rainbow Blvd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-5
| 925 students
Rank: #2121.
Arroyo Del Oso Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6504 Harper Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 880-3744
Grades: PK-5
| 400 students
Rank: #2222.
Corrales Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200 Target Rd
Corrales, NM 87048
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-5
| 385 students
Rank: #2323.
Ventana Ranch Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6801 Ventana Rd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 880-3744
Grades: PK-5
| 766 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Bandelier Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3309 Pershing Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-5
| 564 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Petroglyph Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5100 Marna Lynn Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87114
(505) 880-3744
Grades: PK-5
| 696 students
Rank: #2626.
Osuna Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4715 Moon Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-5
| 535 students
Rank: #2727.
Griegos Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4040 San Isidro Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-5
| 351 students
Rank: #2828.
Monte Vista Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3211 Monte Vista Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-5
| 471 students
Rank: #2929.
Public Academy For Performing Arts
Charter School
Math: 29% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
11800 Princess Jeanne Ave. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 6-12
| 380 students
Rank: #3030.
John Baker Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12015 Tivoli Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 298-7486
Grades: K-5
| 532 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Alice King Community School
Charter School
Math: 32% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1905 Mountain Rd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87104
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-8
| 444 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Corrales International
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5500 Wilshire Ave
Albuquerque, NM 87113
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-12
| 246 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Cien Aguas International
Charter School
Math: 30% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
2000 Randolph Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 255-0001
Grades: K-8
| 423 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Zia Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
440 Jefferson Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 880-3744
Grades: PK-5
| 335 students
Rank: #3535.
Roosevelt Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11799 St Hwy 14 South
Tijeras, NM 87059
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 6-8
| 376 students
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 89,935 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70% (Btm 50% in NM)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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