The Ask Academy

  • The Ask Academy serves 467 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2016-17 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • The Ask Academy's student population of 467 students has grown by 62% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students467 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Ask Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Ask Academy is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank#68 out of 819 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
21%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
1%
13%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
44%
60%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
50%
22%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.56n/a
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Graduation Rate70-79%
71%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThe Ask Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rio Rancho Rio Rancho Cyber Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 166 students
    0.5 miles
    1330 Jackie Rd Se
    Rio Rancho, NM 87124
    (505)896-0667
    0.5 6-12 166
  • Rio Rancho Cielo Azul Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 838 students
    1.0 miles
    3804 Shiloh Rd Ne
    Rio Rancho, NM 87124
    (505)338-2320
    1.0 K-5 838
  • Rio Rancho Rio Rancho Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 675 students
    1.1 miles
    4601 Pepe Ortiz Se
    Rio Rancho, NM 87124
    (505)896-0667
    1.1 PK-5 675
  • Albuquerque Mission Achievement And Success Charter School
    Grades: K-11 | 785 students
    1.5 miles
    1718 Yale Blvd Se
    Albuquerque, NM 87106
    (505)242-3118
    1.5 K-11 785
  • Albuquerque Cibola High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1952 students
    1.9 miles
    1510 Ellison Dr Nw
    Albuquerque, NM 87114
    (505)880-3744
    1.9 9-12 1952

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