Volcano Vista High School

  • Volcano Vista High School serves 2,188 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NM average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Volcano Vista 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 2188 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 122 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,188 students
Volcano Vista High School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender %Volcano Vista High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers122 teachers
Volcano Vista High School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by GradeVolcano Vista High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Volcano Vista High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
American Indian
3%
10%
Volcano Vista High School American Indian Students (2008-2015)
Asian
1%
1%
Volcano Vista High School Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
63%
61%
Volcano Vista High School Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
1%
2%
Volcano Vista High School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
28%
24%
Volcano Vista High School White Students (2008-2015)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Volcano Vista High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsVolcano Vista 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.
0.530.57
Volcano Vista High School Diversity Score (2008-2015)
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.
20%
57%
Volcano Vista High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
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.
5%
6%
Volcano Vista High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

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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