Media Arts Charter School is located in Albuquerque, NM and is in Media Arts Charter School District. It is a charter school that serves 175 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 Media Arts Charter School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Media Arts Charter School had 10% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. New Mexico had 67% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Media Arts Charter spends $10,421 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 52% on instruction, 47% on support services, 1% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Media Arts Charter District
In 2011, Media Arts Charter School had 11 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New Mexico average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For New Mexico, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2010 NMSBA Results and NMHSSA Results for all subjects tested.more...