Top 5 Best 87109 New Mexico Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 3,489 students in 87109, NM.
The top ranked public schools in 87109, NM are Explore Academy, Dennis Chavez Elementary School and Nex Gen Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 87109 have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 20%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 32% statewide average). Schools in 87109, NM have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of New Mexico public schools.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best 87109, NM Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Explore Academy
Charter School
Math: 48% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5100 Masthead St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 336-1466
Grades: 9-12
| 233 students
Rank: #22.
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: #33.
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: #44.
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: #55.
Edmund G Ross Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6700 Palomas Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 880-3744
Grades: K-5
| 457 students
Rank: #66.
The Great Academy
Charter School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6001-a San Mateo Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 792-0306
Grades: 6-12
| 151 students
Cottonwood Classical Prep
Charter School
(1)
7801 Jefferson St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 998-1021
Grades: 6-12
| 734 students
Helen Cordero Primary
8800 Eucariz Se
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 880-3744
Grades: PK-2
| 600 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 87109 New Mexico

87109, New Mexico Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
5555 Mcleod Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 9-12
| 62 students
6805 Academy Parkway West Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 9-12
| 144 students
5555 Mcleod Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 880-3744
Grades: 6-12
| 149 students
3821 Singer Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 344-7447
Grades: K-8
| 152 students

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