Volcano Vista High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,837
College Readiness Index
20.6
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,187 Students
  • 113 Teachers

Volcano Vista High
8100 RAINBOW NW
ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87114

Phone: (505) 880-3744

District: Albuquerque Public Schools

Overview

Volcano Vista High is ranked 13th within New Mexico. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Volcano Vista High is 30 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 69 percent. Volcano Vista 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 Silver
National Rank
#1837
State Rank
#13

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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 2,187
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 69%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 25%
Full-Time Teachers 113

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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 70%
Proficient in Math 62%
College Readiness Index 20.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
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 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

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

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