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Albuquerque Public Schools

GreatSchools Rating: 6 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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6400 Uptown Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Bernalillo County
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PH: (505) 855-9040

  • Grades PK-12
  • 94,318 students
  • 180 schools

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 NMSBA Results

 
Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

Reading
 56% (2013)
 53% (2012)
 52% (2011)
 57% (2010)
 61% (2009)
 56% (2008)
 53% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 55% in 2013.

Science
 83% (2010)
 82% (2009)
 79% (2008)
 79% (2007)
The state average for Science was 83% in 2010.

Math
 52% (2013)
 53% (2012)
 51% (2011)
 59% (2010)
 55% (2009)
 43% (2008)
 43% (2007)
The state average for Math was 51% in 2013.

Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 4

Reading
 49% (2013)
 51% (2012)
 48% (2011)
 52% (2010)
 54% (2009)
 51% (2008)
 54% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 46% in 2013.

Science
 55% (2013)
 49% (2011)
 52% (2010)
 54% (2009)
 52% (2008)
 56% (2007)
The state average for Science was 53% in 2013.

Math
 45% (2013)
 44% (2012)
 48% (2011)
 48% (2010)
 44% (2009)
 39% (2008)
 45% (2007)
The state average for Math was 45% in 2013.

Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Reading
 53% (2013)
 56% (2012)
 54% (2011)
 62% (2010)
 61% (2009)
 57% (2008)
 61% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 51% in 2013.

Science
 56% (2010)
 55% (2009)
 48% (2008)
 45% (2007)
The state average for Science was 52% in 2010.

Math
 44% (2013)
 46% (2012)
 44% (2011)
 47% (2010)
 45% (2009)
 41% (2008)
 38% (2007)
The state average for Math was 43% in 2013.

Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 6

Reading
 46% (2013)
 45% (2012)
 45% (2011)
 38% (2010)
 43% (2009)
 44% (2008)
 38% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 47% in 2013.

Science
 31% (2010)
 35% (2009)
 31% (2008)
 33% (2007)
The state average for Science was 30% in 2010.

Math
 38% (2013)
 35% (2012)
 37% (2011)
 34% (2010)
 33% (2009)
 28% (2008)
 25% (2007)
The state average for Math was 40% in 2013.

Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 7

Reading
 49% (2013)
 49% (2012)
 48% (2011)
 50% (2010)
 55% (2009)
 52% (2008)
 52% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 50% in 2013.

Science
 42% (2013)
 41% (2011)
 39% (2010)
 36% (2009)
 33% (2008)
 29% (2007)
The state average for Science was 42% in 2013.

Math
 41% (2013)
 43% (2012)
 40% (2011)
 36% (2010)
 34% (2009)
 30% (2008)
 27% (2007)
The state average for Math was 41% in 2013.

Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Reading
 62% (2013)
 55% (2012)
 55% (2011)
 63% (2010)
 66% (2009)
 67% (2008)
 59% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 60% in 2013.

Science
 30% (2010)
 29% (2009)
 26% (2008)
 23% (2007)
The state average for Science was 29% in 2010.

Math
 42% (2013)
 43% (2012)
 44% (2011)
 43% (2010)
 46% (2009)
 40% (2008)
 33% (2007)
The state average for Math was 42% in 2013.

Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 10

Reading
 43% (2013)
 38% (2012)
The state average for Reading was 41% in 2013.

Science
 34% (2013)
The state average for Science was 22% in 2013.

Math
 32% (2013)
 31% (2012)
The state average for Math was 30% in 2013.

Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 11

Reading
 59% (2013)
 51% (2012)
The state average for Reading was 56% in 2013.

Science
 42% (2013)
The state average for Science was 40% in 2013.

Math
 44% (2013)
 41% (2012)
The state average for Math was 42% in 2013.

Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 New Mexico used the New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) to test students in grades 3 through 8, 10 and 11 in reading and math.
  • The NMSBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Mexico.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in New Mexico: An Overview

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 NMSBA Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3
ReadingThis District
All Students56%
Female61%
Male52%
Black52%
Asian75%
Hispanic50%
American Indian45%
White75%
Economically disadvantaged46%
Students with disabilities15%

MathThis District
All Students52%
Female52%
Male52%
Black43%
Asian79%
Hispanic45%
American Indian40%
White71%
Economically disadvantaged42%
Students with disabilities14%
Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 4
ReadingThis District
All Students49%
Female55%
Male43%
Black40%
Asian65%
Hispanic42%
American Indian33%
White70%
Economically disadvantaged38%
Students with disabilities14%

ScienceThis District
All Students55%
Female54%
Male55%
Black48%
Asian67%
Hispanic48%
American Indian36%
White78%
Economically disadvantaged44%
Students with disabilities24%

MathThis District
All Students45%
Female46%
Male45%
Black35%
Asian67%
Hispanic39%
American Indian30%
White66%
Economically disadvantaged35%
Students with disabilities13%
Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 5
ReadingThis District
All Students53%
Female59%
Male47%
Black44%
Asian75%
Hispanic47%
American Indian35%
White73%
Economically disadvantaged42%
Students with disabilities13%

MathThis District
All Students44%
Female44%
Male45%
Black38%
Asian74%
Hispanic37%
American Indian25%
White67%
Economically disadvantaged33%
Students with disabilities10%
Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 6
ReadingThis District
All Students46%
Female52%
Male40%
Black42%
Asian67%
Hispanic40%
American Indian36%
White65%
Economically disadvantaged36%
Students with disabilities14%

MathThis District
All Students38%
Female39%
Male37%
Black28%
Asian67%
Hispanic31%
American Indian30%
White59%
Economically disadvantaged27%
Students with disabilities11%
Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 7
ReadingThis District
All Students49%
Female53%
Male45%
Black56%
Asian65%
Hispanic43%
American Indian34%
White69%
Economically disadvantaged39%
Students with disabilities16%

ScienceThis District
All Students42%
Female41%
Male43%
Black42%
Asian54%
Hispanic35%
American Indian23%
White66%
Economically disadvantaged30%
Students with disabilities16%

MathThis District
All Students41%
Female42%
Male39%
Black40%
Asian64%
Hispanic34%
American Indian29%
White61%
Economically disadvantaged30%
Students with disabilities12%
Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ReadingThis District
All Students62%
Female66%
Male59%
Black57%
Asian77%
Hispanic57%
American Indian55%
White79%
Economically disadvantaged53%
Students with disabilities24%

MathThis District
All Students42%
Female44%
Male40%
Black30%
Asian71%
Hispanic35%
American Indian37%
White63%
Economically disadvantaged31%
Students with disabilities12%
Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 10
ReadingThis District
All Students43%
Female50%
Male36%
Black36%
Asian60%
Hispanic36%
American Indian25%
White63%
Economically disadvantaged29%
Students with disabilities9%

ScienceThis District
All Students34%
Female30%
Male38%
Hispanic32%
White56%
Economically disadvantaged22%
Students with disabilities31%

MathThis District
All Students32%
Female32%
Male32%
Black18%
Asian60%
Hispanic24%
American Indian22%
White51%
Economically disadvantaged19%
Students with disabilities7%
Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

Grade 11
ReadingThis District
All Students59%
Female66%
Male53%
Black52%
Asian70%
Hispanic54%
American Indian45%
White75%
Economically disadvantaged46%
Students with disabilities19%

ScienceThis District
All Students42%
Female38%
Male46%
Black34%
Asian58%
Hispanic33%
American Indian21%
White66%
Economically disadvantaged26%
Students with disabilities15%

MathThis District
All Students44%
Female42%
Male45%
Black30%
Asian71%
Hispanic36%
American Indian29%
White63%
Economically disadvantaged29%
Students with disabilities9%
Source: NM PED, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 New Mexico used the New Mexico Standards-Based Assessment (NMSBA) to test students in grades 3 through 8, 10 and 11 in reading and math.
  • The NMSBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Mexico.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in New Mexico: An Overview

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 NMHSSA Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 11

Reading
 55% (2011)
 59% (2010)
 58% (2009)
 59% (2008)
 52% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 48% in 2011.

Social Studies
 54% (2011)
 49% (2010)
 48% (2009)
 45% (2008)
The state average for Social Studies was 47% in 2011.

Science
 44% (2011)
 40% (2010)
 40% (2009)
 41% (2008)
The state average for Science was 39% in 2011.

Math
 43% (2011)
 44% (2010)
 43% (2009)
 44% (2008)
 40% (2007)
The state average for Math was 38% in 2011.

Source: NM PED, 2010-2011

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New Mexico used the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test students in grade 11 in reading, math, science and social studies.
  • The NMHSSA is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of New Mexico.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in New Mexico: An Overview

See New Mexico's state standards

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 NMHSSA Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 11
ReadingThis District
All Students55%
Female59%
Male50%
Black40%
Asian60%
Hispanic47%
American Indian44%
White72%
Economically disadvantaged37%
Students with disabilities16%
English language learners14%

Social StudiesThis District
All Students54%
Female49%
Male59%
Black44%
Asian65%
Hispanic44%
American Indian37%
White74%
Economically disadvantaged35%
Students with disabilities22%
English language learners16%

ScienceThis District
All Students44%
Female40%
Male49%
Black29%
Asian55%
Hispanic34%
American Indian31%
White68%
Economically disadvantaged26%
Students with disabilities15%
English language learners10%

MathThis District
All Students43%
Female40%
Male45%
Black30%
Asian70%
Hispanic32%
American Indian31%
White65%
Economically disadvantaged24%
Students with disabilities12%
English language learners14%
Source: NM PED, 2010-2011

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New Mexico used the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test students in grade 11 in reading, math, science and social studies.
  • The NMHSSA is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of New Mexico.
  • The different student groups are identified by the New Mexico Public Education Department. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in New Mexico: An Overview

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
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EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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