Southwest Secondary Learning Center

Southwest Secondary Learning Center serves 254 students in grades 8-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 51% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Southwest Secondary Learning Center placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Mexico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Southwest Secondary Learning Center's student population of 254 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students254 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Southwest Secondary 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall Testing Rank
#128 out of 717 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
22%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
51%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:116:1
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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%
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Diversity Score
0.600.58
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Graduation Rate
65-69%
74%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
71%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthwest Secondary Learning Center School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Southwest Secondary Learning Center is Sw Aeronautics Mathematics And Science Academy (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Southwest Preparatory Learning Center (0.0 miles away)
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