Valley High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
10.7
Math Proficiency
2.3
Reading Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,379 Students
  • 81 Teachers

Valley High
1505 CANDELARIA NW
ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87107

Phone: (505) 880-3744

District: Albuquerque Public Schools

Overview

At Valley High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Valley High is 22 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 91 percent. Valley High is 1 of 31 high schools in the Albuquerque Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 1,379
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 91%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 58%
Full-Time Teachers 81

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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 52%
Proficient in Math 39%
College Readiness Index 10.7

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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 Yes

District

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

Total Schools 31
Total Students 27,203
Proficient in Reading (district average) 41%
Proficient in Math (district average) 31%
College Readiness (district average) 25.8

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Valley High is 1 of 31 schools in the Albuquerque Public Schools.

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