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About This School

Collet Park Elementary School is a public elementary school in Albuquerque. 398 students attend Collet Park Elementary School and identify as Native American or Native Alaskan; Multiracial; and Black, non-Hispanic. 61% of the 398 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Collet Park Elementary School is 15:1. Matheson Park Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Ceramics sculpture
    • Computer arts
    • Drawing painting
    • Orchestra
  • Languages Taught

    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Martial arts self defense
    • P.E. classes
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Native American or Native Alaskan 6% 5%
Multiracial 6% %
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 4%
Hispanic 42% 57%
White, non-Hispanic 40% 31%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 2%
Asian 1% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 61% 52%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (10 months ago)

    Collet Park ES has a very supportive staff and administration. They are committed to the children. It is a safe environment and the children enjoy the experience.

  • (1 year ago)

    This school is average...It used to be a five star rating but has declined in the past two years. If you are looking for children activities parent nights an active school in the community this school does not have that any more. Teachers are awesome but it is not the same.

  • (4 years ago)

    We have very knowledgeable staff community and parents who care about and participate in the students learning daily.

  • (4 years ago)

    I have three children that attend this school. Both my children and I love the school and teachers!

  • (4 years ago)

    The kindergarten teachers are great

  • (4 years ago)

    The teachers are very dedicated to the students and their achievement.

  • (4 years ago)

    We have a fantastic school in a great community. The teachers and staff of Collet Park Elementary go the extra mile for every student! They are the most caring nurturing and experienced staff in the USA!

  • (4 years ago)

    We have some of the most caring and wonderful teachers. The whole school is like a family.

  • (4 years ago)

    It is the best school in ABQ! My children all loved it and went away with so much from there!

  • (4 years ago)

    It's a small school where parents have the ability to be hands-on and take an active role in their children's education.

  • (4 years ago)

    Because of the passion of the teachers there they really love teaching our children.

  • (4 years ago)

    What impresses me at this school is the hard working teachers. They put an unbelievable amount of time and effort into preparing for their teaching day!

  • (5 years ago)

    I have two kids ending their second year at this school. their teachers are great one is a little more strict than I prefer though. Mr.Alzaga was a great principal but is now gone wo we will see what happens.

  • (5 years ago)

    My son transferred mid-year from an APS charter school that was just too far to go. While I feel he was learning much more at the charter CP has been a good alternate choice for him. The teachers are genuinely involved and will interact with each other concerning kids they've had. It is unfortunate that we're losing our principal. That can potentially wreck a good school. We will miss you Mr. Alazaga!

  • (5 years ago)

    My son is so happy. We love this school. The community of people at Collet Park are so kind and want the best for their children. There are also many parent volunteers in the classrooms. Parent Volunteers keep teachers on their toes. If a teacher is comfortable with volunteers then they are comfortable with their teaching.

  • (5 years ago)

    my kids went here all 6 years some troubles but great teachers

  • (5 years ago)

    My daughter has attended cp for last two years she loves this school excellent teachers and staff

  • (9 years ago)

    I have 2 daughters at CP a kindergardener and a first grader and I am so happy with everything about our school! We have a great staff and the teachers are exceptional. Our PTA is very active in school activities and my childreh couldn't be happier (they even want to go to school when they're sick)Our parents and community are also very active (out of ~400 students we have a 100-member PTA and good turnouts for our events. We get lots of support from Community Partners. Our library is thriving under the direction of Leslie Mulcahy and our principal Mr. Woody has great rapport with students and an open-door policy for parents and staff. Good Job Collet Park!

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