Top Albuquerque High Schools

Are you buying a home in Albuquerque soon and have children in high school? Then you certainly want to know the best schools to enroll them in. Every year, U.S. News and World Report puts together a list of the best schools in each state and city. There are 4 pieces of criteria that are used to rate each school. That criteria takes into account if students perform better than expected in their state, if graduation rates meet or exceed a national standard, if disadvantaged students perform better than the state average, and students are prepared for college-level coursework.

Here’s the list of the top 4 high schools in Albuquerque that made this list.

La Cueva High
This high school ranked #1 in the Albuquerque Public School District and #6 in the entire state of New Mexico. Students in La Cueva have the option to take Advanced Placement courses.

Early College Academy
Early College Academy is rated #7 in the state, and 34% of students in this school take AP course work.

Eldorado High
Eldorado ranked #10 in the state of New Mexico, and students have a 34% participation rate in AP courses.

Cibola High
Cibola High ranked of 13th in the state of New Mexico, with a 33% participation rate in AP courses.

See the full list of top schools in Albuquerque.


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