10301 Candelaria Rd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Southwest Secondary Learning Center serves 254 students in grades 8-12.
Southwest Secondary Learning Center placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Southwest Secondary Learning Center's student population of 254 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
254 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Southwest Secondary Learning Center is ranked within the top 30% of all 742 schools in New Mexico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Southwest Secondary Learning Center is 0.60, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#217 out of 742 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
21%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
15:1
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American Indian
3%
12%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
45%
60%
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Black
4%
2%
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White
45%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Graduation Rate
55-59%
75%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
3%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 254 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 55-59% (Btm 50% in NM)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60 (Top 30%)

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