La Cueva High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
7801 Wilshire Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87122
Phone
(505) 823-2327
District
ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
BERNALILLO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1762
Classroom Teachers
90

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Mexico

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.4% of NM schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

La Cueva High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 9

80 60 40 20 0
60%
23%
67%
29%
53%
17%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
53%
25%
69%
36%
36%
14%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 11

80 60 40 20 0
55%
25%
76%
40%
34%
11%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
20
15
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 478 27.1%
Grade 10 469 26.6%
Grade 11 410 23.3%
Grade 12 405 23.0%
Total 1762 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 47.2% 21.5% 22.9%
Black 1.1% 2.6% 1.9%
Hispanic 39.1% 68.6% 61.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.8% 2.1% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.8% 5.2% 12.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.2% 68.6% 73.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.0% 65.3% 69.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 3.3% 3.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 682,034 2,096,829
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 594.0 17
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.0% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.3% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.5% 24.8%
65 OR OLDER 15.4% 16.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 267,872 780,249
Single Parent Households With Children 11.9% 12.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.8% 85.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 34.3% 27.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.8% 8.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.8% 12.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.7% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.2% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.4% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.6% 17.2%
$15,000 or less 13.5% 14.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,495 $498,127,245 48.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $920 $83,398,920 8.0%
Staff $240 $21,756,240 2.1%
General Administration $109 $9,880,959 1.0%
School Administration $539 $48,860,889 4.7%
Operation $1,028 $93,189,228 9.0%
Transportation $225 $20,396,475 2.0%
Other $290 $26,288,790 2.5%
Total Support $3,351 $303,771,501 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,614 $236,961,714 22.8%
Total Expenditures $11,459 $1,038,769,809 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,328 $1,823,846,102 46.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $937 $320,708,281 8.2%
Staff $237 $80,971,165 2.1%
General Administration $192 $65,816,912 1.7%
School Administration $552 $188,971,545 4.8%
Operation $1,165 $398,852,909 10.2%
Transportation $317 $108,404,116 2.8%
Other $391 $133,935,875 3.4%
Total Support $3,791 $1,297,679,957 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,331 $797,876,307 20.4%
Total Expenditures $11,450 $3,919,333,209 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%