Rio Grande High School

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2300 Arenal Rd Sw

Albuquerque, NM 87105

(505) 873-0220

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,478

Students Per Teacher: 15

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9 Parent Reviews for Rio Grande High School

Apparently their AP classes don't include English, grammar and spelling. Perhaps you just have not actually attended any of the AP classes. Below are just a few of the obvious corrections to your review: Alot of people have told me that because I go to Rio Grande I am not as smart as other people or ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/21/11

Rio Grande High School is fifty years old and nestled in the South Valley of Albuquerque. Although many of our students score low on the national standardized tests, they come to school with far more heart than I've seen or felt in any other school. Our students and teachers come from many countries, ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 09/15/09

I have 3 children now that graduated from Rio Grande High School now. There will be 3 more in the future which 2 are going this year starting in a few days we all had very good experience with the school and my children were in all sports and extra activities with in the school and very respected with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/02/08

Excellent AP program, very under valued.

Posted by a student on 08/01/08

Apparently their AP classes don't include English, grammar and spelling. Perhaps you just have not actually attended any of the AP classes. Below are just a few of the obvious corrections to your review: Alot of people have told me that because I go to Rio Grande I am not as smart as other people ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/14/08

Alot of people have told me that because I go to Rio Grande I am not as smart as other people or wont be succesful. But they are wrong. They have really good AP classes, theenivornment is very nice. As for sports they they have good teams and the dance and cheer do vey well.

Posted by a student on 07/23/07

This school has the strongest AP program in the district. They offer 15 AP courses, coordinated by a team of the teachers who teach the courses. 500 students are enrolled in AP and Pre-AP classes. The school has many dedicated teachers and many respectful, hard-working students.

Posted by a other on 07/11/07

As a former student of Rio Grande, I could say that it was a great school, people are always saying that rio grande is a really bad school, but it's up to you if you want to do good, and as for parents, I've seen many parents participate but many others don't because they work. Teachers are awesome, ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 09/23/05

I have always heard from so many people that I should not send my children to this school because it was a bad enviroment. The enviromnment is good, and its up to your child if they want to succeed. Now as far as athletics, the basketball is unfair when choosing players. Keep it in the schools district, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/09/04

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Test Year: 2011
Rio Grande 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 — Rio Grande High School is located at 2300 Arenal Rd Sw, Albuquerque NM 87105. 2300 Arenal Rd Sw is in the 87105 ZIP code in Albuquerque, NM The school district for Rio Grande High School is the Albuquerque Public Schools. Rio Grande High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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