Desert Ridge Middle School

8400 Barstow Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87125 | (505) 880-3744
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,028
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Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,028
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 62.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 517 (50.3%)
  • Females: 511 (49.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 35 (3.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 135 (13.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 170 (16.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Ridge Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian141.4%
Black80.8%
Asian999.6%
Hispanic33432.5%
White53351.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Ridge Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade30830.0%
7th Grade36635.6%
8th Grade35434.4%
Source: NM Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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