West Mesa High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
25.1
Math Proficiency
2.0
Reading Proficiency
2.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,742 Students
  • 112 Teachers

West Mesa High
6701 FORTUNA NW
ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87105

Phone: (505) 880-3744

District: Albuquerque Public Schools

Overview

At West Mesa High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at West Mesa High is 47 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 95 percent. West Mesa 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 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 1,742
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 95%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 72%
Full-Time Teachers 112

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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 45%
Proficient in Math 16%
College Readiness Index 25.1

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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 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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Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.

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

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