Southwest Preparatory Learning Center

Southwest Preparatory Learning Center serves 191 students in grades 4-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 22%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Southwest Preparatory Learning Center placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Southwest Preparatory Learning Center places among the top 20% of public schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

Southwest Preparatory Learning Center's student population of 191 students has grown by 85% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 80% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Southwest Preparatory Learning Center is ranked within the top 20% of all 717 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Southwest Preparatory Learning Center is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#122 out of 717 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
22%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
35-39%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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American Indian
2%
12%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
49%
60%
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Black
4%
2%
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White
42%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.590.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthwest Preparatory Learning Center School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Southwest Preparatory Learning Center is Southwest Secondary Learning Center (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Matheson Park Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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