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82%
  • The Family School
  • 3000 Adams Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 244
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
80%
  • Albuquerque Institute Of Math & Science
  • 933 Bradbury Se, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE INSTITUTE OF MATH & SCIENCE
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 369
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
65%
  • North Star Elementary
  • No Street Address, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 610
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
65%
  • Early College Academy
  • 6400 Uptown Blvd Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 192
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 113:1
60%
  • Double Eagle Elementary
  • 8901 Lowell Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 525
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
59%
  • Hubert H Humphrey Elementary
  • 9801 Acad Hls Dr Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 452
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
57%
  • College And Career High School
  • 900 University Blvd Se, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 128
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
55%
  • Southwest Secondary Learning Center
  • 10301 Candelaria Ne Suite C, Albuquerque
  • SOUTHWEST SECONDARY LEARNING CENTER
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 263
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 31:1
55%
  • La Cueva High
  • 7801 Wilshire Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,834
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
52%
  • Southwest Intermediate Learning Center
  • 10301 Candelaria Ne Suite B, Albuquerque
  • SOUTHWEST INTERMEDIATE LEARNING CENTER
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 109
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
51%
  • Georgia O'keeffe Elementary
  • 11701 San Victoro Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 627
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
50%
  • Desert Ridge Middle School
  • 8400 Barstow Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,022
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
50%
  • Gordon Bernell Charter
  • 100 John Dantis Drive, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 396
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
50%
  • Bandelier Elementary
  • 3309 Pershing Se, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 595
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
49%
  • Dennis Chavez Elementary
  • 7500 Barstow Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 623
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
49%
  • S. Y. Jackson Elementary
  • 4720 Cairo Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 571
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
47%
  • New Mexico International School
  • 8650 Alameda Blvd Ne, Albuquerque
  • NEW MEXICO INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 207
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
47%
  • Cottonwood Classical Prep
  • 7801 Jefferson St Ne, Albuquerque
  • COTTONWOOD CLASSICAL PREP
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 664
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
46%
  • Nex Gen Academy
  • 5323 Montgomery Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 301
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
45%
  • Osuna Elementary
  • 4715 Moon Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 443
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
45%
  • Southwest Primary Learning Center
  • 10301 Candelaria Rd Ne Suite A, Albuquerque
  • SOUTHWEST PRIMARY LEARNING CENTER
  • Grades: 4 - 6 · Students: 105
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
45%
  • Corrales International
  • 5500 Wilshire Ave, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 10 · Students: 254
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
44%
  • Tierra Antigua Elementary
  • 8121 Rainbow Blvd, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 832
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
43%
  • Eisenhower Middle School
  • 11001 Camero Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 872
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
42%
  • Coronado Elementary
  • 601 Fourth St Sw, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 301
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
42%
  • Griegos Elementary
  • 4040 San Isidro Nw, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 392
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
42%
  • Onate Elementary
  • 12415 Brntwd Hls Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 208
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
42%
  • Eldorado High
  • 11300 Montgomery Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,867
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
42%
  • Sandia Base Elementary
  • Kafb East Bld 21000, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 480
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
42%
  • John Baker Elementary
  • 12015 Tivoli Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 543
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
40%
  • Ecademy Virtual High School
  • 5300 Cutler Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 65
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
40%
  • Alice King Community School
  • 1905 Mountain Rd Nw, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 334
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
40%
  • Coral Community Charter
  • 4401 Silver Avenue Se, Albuquerque
  • CORAL COMMUNITY CHARTER
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 144
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
40%
  • Zuni Elementary
  • 6300 Claremont Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 458
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
40%
  • Monte Vista Elementary
  • 3211 Monte Vista Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 511
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
38%
  • Sunset View Elementary
  • 6100 Paradise View, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 624
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
37%
  • Chamiza Elementary
  • 5401 Homestead Ci Nw, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 497
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
37%
  • Arroyo Del Oso Elementary
  • 6504 Harper Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 439
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
36%
  • Petroglyph Elementary
  • 5100 Marna Lynn Nw, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 669
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
35%
  • Sandia High
  • 7801 Candelaria Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,842
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
35%
  • Volcano Vista High
  • No Street Address, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,188
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
34%
  • Cibola High
  • 1510 Ellison Dr Nw, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,875
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
34%
  • Chaparral Elementary
  • 6325 Milne Road Nw, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 894
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
34%
  • Sw Aeronautics Mathematics And Science Academy
  • 4100 Aerospace Pkwy Bw, Albuquerque
  • SW AERONAUTICS MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE ACADEMY
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 285
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 34:1
33%
  • Montessori Elementary School
  • 1730 Montano Blvd Nw, Albuquerque
  • MONTESSORI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 390
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
33%
  • Manzano Mesa Elementary
  • 801 Elizabeth Se, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 771
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
33%
  • Cien Aguas International
  • 2000 Randolph Se, Albuquerque
  • CIEN AGUAS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 351
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
33%
  • Ventana Ranch Elementary
  • 6801 Ventana Rd Nw, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 764
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
32%
  • Amy Biehl Charter High School
  • 123 4th Street Sw, Albuquerque
  • AMY BIEHL CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 300
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
32%
  • Digital Arts And Technology
  • 1011 Lamberton Pl Ne, Albuquerque
  • ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 312
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
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Albuquerque school information

IndexAlbuquerqueNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores26%22%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools14366779,221
Total private schools6616324,874
Total post-secondary schools22557,963
The Albuquerque, NM educational system consists of 143 public schools, 66 private schools and 22 post-secondary schools. Albuquerque public schools have average test scores of 26% which is 15% higher than than the New Mexico average and 48% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Albuquerque public schools is 14:1, compared to 15:1 in New Mexico and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 86.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.1% have completed high school, 33.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Albuquerque

IndexAlbuquerqueNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade86.0%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school85.1%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college66.1%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.9%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors33.8%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters15.1%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.7%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.4%1.8%1.3%

Albuquerque, NM School Districts

Albuquerque Public SchoolsLas Cruces Public Schools

There are a total of 143 public schools, 66 private schools and 22 post-secondary schools in Albuquerque. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Albuquerque, NM schools is 26%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Albuquerque, NM, an average of 86.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Albuquerque schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Albuquerque, NM schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
San Antonito, NM1,18662%26%
Tijeras, NM54740%19%
Rio Rancho, NM92,96634%30%
Paradise Hills, NM5,14030%40%
Corrales, NM8,47425%50%
Albuquerque, NM556,85926%48%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Tucson, AZ527,58632%35%
Milwaukee, WI598,67221%57%
Fresno, CA513,80728%44%
Louisville, KY611,57340%19%
Oklahoma City, OK620,01561%25%
Albuquerque, NM556,85926%48%
Source: The Albuquerque, NM education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.