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1510 Ellison Dr Nw

Albuquerque, NM 87114

(505) 897-0110

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,882

Students Per Teacher: 11

Parent Reviews

20 Parent Reviews for Cibola High School

In three states and four high schools, Cibola was by far the very worst high school our child ever attended. To say that the teachers are centered around themselves rather than the students is an understatement. It is a school of the teachers, by the teachers, and for the teachers. Your student's education ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/27/13

Terrible school. Other comment is correct...very teacher centered, rather than student centered. If you go to the staff with a concern, you will be made to feel like YOU are the one with the problem. Principal is rude. This school is overcrowded and the kids aren't welcoming to newcomers.

Posted by a parent on 09/23/13

Priorities are is teacher centered rather than student centered. If your child has a learning disability or needs special help...don't expect much support.

Posted by a parent on 12/22/12

Ny daughter graduated in 2008 and has gone on to be very successful in college. The teachers gave her every opportunity to advance and excell, but they also made her responsible for her own learning. What better way to help her succeed in@a the real world. Cibola Rocks!

Posted by a parent on 07/21/09

I went to Cibola all four years of high school and just graduated in 2008. Yes it does have its share of problems but it is was of the best schools you can go to. Most of the teachers care about their students, My senior year is the year that changed my life. My teachers helped me get my career started ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/17/09

I attended Cibola High School, and even though I took honors and advanced classes I was still behind in many things when I attended college. The teachers do not focus on the things actually needed for college and later in life.

Posted by a parent on 10/12/08

This school provides your child with a great mix between school and sports. While it is large in numbers the opening of Valcano Vista should rduce the size of Cibola tremendously

Posted by a parent on 07/17/08

Cibola high school is a marvelous school. It is very large in numbers but makes up for it with its wonderful teachers and administration. The school spirit is very high great location!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by a parent on 09/21/07

Cibola is the best High school in Albuquerque. The principle is Amazing adnd the school sets the standards in every area.

Posted by a parent on 09/10/07

Cibola is a amazing school with teachers who care and kids who are great. Test scores are great and dropout rate very low the best in NM

Posted by a parent on 09/09/07

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Test scores for Cibola High School

NMHSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Cibola High School
Albuquerque Public Schools
New Mexico
* In 2010-2011 New Mexico used the New Mexico High School Standards Assessment (NMHSSA) to test students in grade 11 in reading, math, science and social studies. The NMHSSA is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of New Mexico. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Albuquerque schools — Cibola High School is located at 1510 Ellison Dr Nw, Albuquerque NM 87114. 1510 Ellison Dr Nw is in the 87114 ZIP code in Albuquerque, NM The school district for Cibola High School is the Albuquerque Public Schools. Cibola High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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