PROFICIENCY 16% 31% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
22%New Mexico

Tierra Adentro is a school servicing grades 6 to 12 and is located in the district of "TIERRA ADENTRO" in Albuquerque, NM. There are a total of 238 students and 23 teachers at Tierra Adentro, for a student to teacher ratio of 11 to 1. There are a total of 135 free lunch students and 35 reduced lunch students.

Tierra Adentro has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 15.5%, which is 31% lower than the New Mexico average.


Student/Teacher ratio11:1
Free lunch135
Reduced lunch35


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

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 Tierra Adentro, 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

6<= 10%
7<= 10%
High School20-24%

Proficiency in languages by grade

6<= 10%
8<= 10%
High School35-39%

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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Tierra Adentro race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew MexicoNational
Caucasian 8.5% 8.5% 24.5% 51.1%
African American 1.8% 1.8% 2.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.0% 1.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 86.2% 86.2% 60.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.8% 1.8% 10.1% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.8% 1.8% 1.6% 3.1%

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Albuquerque demographics profile

StatisticAlbuquerqueNew MexicoNational
Population density (sq mi)2,9751791
Median age36.037.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%52%55%
Speak English71%65%79%
Speak Spanish24%28%13%

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%
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Source: The Tierra Adentro data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.