Alma D'arte Charter

Overview

Student Enrollment
199
Best High School in New Mexico
#64
 Rating 6 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District ALMA D'ARTE CHARTER
Type Public
 Phone (575)541-0145
 Location 402 W COURT AVE
LAS CRUCES, NM 88005
Charter School Yes

Alma D'arte Charter has an academic rating slightly above the average for New Mexico high schools based on its high test performance, low graduation rate and average AP course participation. It is ranked 64th in the best public high schools in New Mexico.

Racial Demographics

The Alma D'arte Charter student body is primarily Hispanic with a significant White population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White31.2%62
Black0.5%1
Hispanic66.8%133
Asian Pacific0.5%1
Native American Indian1%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0%0

Family Income

vs. other New Mexico high schools
Lower 48.2%

51.3% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the New Mexico high school median of 50.6%. By this measure, ALMA D'ARTE CHARTER students are largely middle income and rank 85th in New Mexico for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman52
Sophomore51
Junior48
Senior48
Total199

Completions

Graduation Rate
60% to 69%*
Rank in New Mexico
69th
Rating
3 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students60% to 69%*
New Mexico Median70%
Percentile34%
White50% or more*
Black.%
Hispanic60% to 79%*
Asian Pacific.%
Native American.%
Two or more races.%
Economically Disadvantaged60% to 79%*
Limited English Proficiencysuppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
27%
Rank in New Mexico
47th
Rating
7 out of 10

Students at Alma D'arte Charter scored an average 27% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New Mexico Public Education Department. Performance is somewhat above the state high school median of 20% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 26.9% of New Mexico high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls10% to 14%*50% to 54%*
Boys11% to 19%*20% to 29%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Blacksuppressed*n/a%
Hispanic10% to 14%*45% to 49%*
Multiracial--
White11% to 19%*30% to 39%*
With Disabilites20% or less*21% to 39%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
21%
Rank in New Mexico
114th
Rating
1 out of 10

20 out of 96 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (21%). College admission testing participation is well below the New Mexico median rate of 38% and in the bottom 15% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
20%
AP Pass Rank in New Mexico
1st
AP Pass Rate Rating
10 out of 10

Alma D'arte Charter offers 6 AP courses. 20 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 59% percentile and slightly above the median AP enrollment rate for all New Mexico schools of 18%. Alma D'arte Charter had 33 taking AP exams with a 37 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 100% percentile and significantly above the New Mexico state median of 43 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 112% 43%
Students enrolled in an AP class 20% 18%
AP Math Enrollment Rate -9%
AP Science Enrollment Rate -9%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 8%
AP Courses Offered 6

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate57%6%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate55%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate59%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New Mexico Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New Mexico Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.6%5
Boys0%0
Girls4.7%5
New Mexico Median1.1%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.6%5
Boys0%0
Girls5.8%5

Location

Alma D'arte Charter
402 W COURT AVE
LAS CRUCES, NM
88005
(575)541-0145

7 out of 10 1

District

ALMA D'ARTE CHARTER
LAS CRUCES, NM