How good are the schools in Albuquerque, NM?

Albuquerque encompasses 69 public elementary, middle and high schools. Albuquerque also has 74 private schools. Thirty-one high schools are recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

Albuquerque is also home to one college and/or university, which earned a place on U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges rankings.

College Readiness Index

Index Score: 6.6 /10

How we calculate this.


Albuquerque has a higher score than similarly sized metro areas.

School Stats

Total Students
49,011
Total Teachers
3,299

Student-Teacher Ratio

15:1

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

All High Schools in Albuquerque

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.