Gordon Bernell Charter School is located in Albuquerque, NM and is one of 50 high schools in Albuquerque Public Schools School District. It is a charter school that serves 311 students in grades 9-12.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system. See Gordon Bernell Charter School's test results to learn more about school performance.
The Albuquerque Public Schools spends $8,728 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 60% on instruction, 37% on support services, 3% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Albuquerque Public Schools District
In 2011, Gordon Bernell Charter School had 22 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New Mexico average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.