Valley High School

  • Valley High School serves 1,215 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NM average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Valley High School operates within the Albuquerque School District.
  • Albuquerque School District's 64% graduation rate is lower than the NM state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1215 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,215 students
Valley High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
Valley High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeValley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
2%
10%
Valley High School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Valley High School Asian Students (1994-2006)
Hispanic
87%
61%
Valley High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
1%
2%
Valley High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
9%
24%
Valley High School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsValley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNM All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.240.57
Valley High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
57%
Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Albuquerque School District's student population of 94,405 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 64% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,860 in this district is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,823 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameAlbuquerque School District
Number of Schools
Managed
167
3
Number of Students Managed94,405353
Albuquerque School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate64%72%
Albuquerque School District Graduation Rate (1997-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,022 MM$9 MM
Albuquerque School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,112 MM$9 MM
Albuquerque School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,860$16,798
Albuquerque School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,823$17,733
Albuquerque School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  8/14/2013
Hey my name is Destiny Janell Montano. I am from California i lived at Montebello . I used to go to Montebello high School. I barley turned a senior. I have 170 credits i just need 50 more. I live with my grandmother since the last day in July . I used to live with my mother but we had problems . I am new in the school as you guys can tell. do i need to give you my birth certificate ? if i have a fine in my old school would that effect me getting my new classes in my new school ? please contact me @ my email :montanodestiny49@yahoo.com sencerly : Destiny Montano
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