La Cueva High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#965
College Readiness Index
33.3
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
21:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,078 Students
  • 98 Teachers

La Cueva High
7801 WILSHIRE NE
ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87122

Phone: (505) 880-3744

District: Albuquerque Public Schools

Overview

La Cueva High is ranked 5th within New Mexico. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at La Cueva High is 39 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 45 percent. La Cueva High is 1 of 34 high schools in the Albuquerque Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#965
State Rank
#5

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,078
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 45%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 11%
Full-Time Teachers 98

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 80%
Proficient in Math 75%
College Readiness Index 33.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 34
Total Students 27,708
Proficient in Reading (district average) 41%
Proficient in Math (district average) 28%
College Readiness (district average) 23.6

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