Southwest Secondary (Closed 2016)

  • Southwest Secondary served 276 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 70-74% (which was higher than the New Mexico state average of 43%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 85-89% (which was higher than the New Mexico state average of 53%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 46:1 was higher than the New Mexico state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the New Mexico state average of 76%.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students276 students
This chart display total students of Southwest Secondary by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Southwest Secondary
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Southwest Secondary by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)70-74%
43%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)85-89%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio46:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Southwest Secondary and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
2%
10%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Southwest Secondary and percentage of American Indian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Southwest Secondary and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
26%
61%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southwest Secondary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southwest Secondary and the percentage of Black public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
67%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southwest Secondary and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southwest Secondary.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NM.
Diversity Score0.490.38
This chart display the diversity score of Southwest Secondary and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southwest Secondary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southwest Secondary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlbuquerque School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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