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Sandia High School
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  • Public
  • ALBUQUERQUE, NM

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B+
  6. Administration
    grade B minus
  7. Sports
    grade B+
  8. Food
    grade B minus
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Sandia High School is a highly rated, public school located in ALBUQUERQUE, NM. It has 1,737 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 72% of students are at least proficient in math and 82% in reading.

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Sandia High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
82%
Percent Proficient - Math
72%
Average Graduation Rate
84%
Average SAT
1150
184 responses
Average ACT
25
181 responses
AP Enrollment
28%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$65,378
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,187
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$258,320
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
74%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 35 responses
Poll
71%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 35 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 115 responses
  • Football and boys basketball games
    21%
  • Homecoming Dance
    17%
  • Theatre Prodcutions
    10%
  • Homecoming
    9%
  • Homecoming rally
    9%
  • Band events.
    8%
  • Soccer games
    8%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,737
Free or Reduced Lunch
36%
85%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 40 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 40 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 40 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$52,676
Teachers in First/Second Year
6.9%
56%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 52 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 52 responses
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 52 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$11,459 / year
National
$12,239
86%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 50 responses
38%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 50 responses
64%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 50 responses

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