PROFICIENCY 42% 88% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
22%New Mexico

Sandia Base Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS" in Albuquerque, NM. There are a total of 480 students and 29 teachers at Sandia Base Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 141 free lunch students and 89 reduced lunch students.

Sandia Base Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 42.0%, which is 88% higher than the New Mexico average.


Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch141
Reduced lunch89


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Sandia Base Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Sandia Base Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew MexicoNational
Caucasian 45.6% 21.0% 24.5% 51.1%
African American 4.1% 2.2% 2.0% 15.9%
Asian 1.5% 2.2% 1.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 35.9% 67.3% 60.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 2.8% 4.2% 10.1% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.9% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 9.3% 3.1% 1.6% 3.1%

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Albuquerque demographics profile

StatisticAlbuquerqueNew MexicoNational
Population density (sq mi)7861791
Median age53.337.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%52%55%
Speak English87%65%79%
Speak Spanish10%28%13%

Education level achieved in Albuquerque

IndexAlbuquerqueNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade95.5%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school95.0%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college77.9%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree59.9%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors55.2%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters30.7%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree10.2%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate5.2%1.8%1.3%
Source: The Sandia Base Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.