Our Vision and Mission Statement

DATA's VISION: To develop creative, independent, thinkers capable of choosing their own path and purpose.

DATA's MISSION: Designing supportive learning environments that promote academic curiosity, social justice, equity, joy and empathetic practices.


Percentage of Seniors
Enrolled in College



"A" Grade

+ Dual Credit
Through CNM



Our Students

DATA High School is a community of creative student scholars, passionately dedicated to achieving at high levels both technically and academically. DATA students come from a wide range of backgrounds from all over the globe. As students at one of the largest charter high schools in New Mexico, they are constantly challenged to succeed, not only in the classic educational areas of Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies, but also in such ranging fields as Film, Graphic Arts, PC Repair, CAD, and Drama. These scholars have been honored at statewide competitions for both academic achievements and technical prowess.

The DATA Special Education program is uniquely designed to assist high school students with special needs achieve a higher level of personal success and self-sufficiency than is normally available in other schools, due to our low student-to-teacher ratio.

Student Life

Faculty and Staff

Our teachers come from a wide range of educational, cultural, and professional backgrounds. Our school’s high-set academic bar and exciting elective programs have attracted professionals with decades of professional experience in fields ranging from film to information technology to animation. Our goal is to be the best at what we do, and we do our best together. We’re here because we love to teach.

  • Isabelle Post (She/Her)
    Isabelle Post (She/Her) Educational Assistant
  • Serouj Bingham (He/Him)
    Serouj Bingham (He/Him) Humanities Instructor
  • Marian Myers (She/Her)
    Marian Myers (She/Her) Humanities Instructor
  • Shari King (She/Her)
    Shari King (She/Her) Humanities Instructor
  • Teisha Holloway (She/Her)
    Teisha Holloway (She/Her) Arts Instructor
  • Eileen Reynolds
    Eileen Reynolds Arts Instructor
  • Tyra Lechner (She/Her)
    Tyra Lechner (She/Her) Humanities Instructor
  • Kate Buehler (She/Her)
    Kate Buehler (She/Her) Physical Education Instructor
  • Martha Gasca (She/Her)
    Martha Gasca (She/Her) School Resource Officer / Security
  • Kenneth Dollar (He/Him)
    Kenneth Dollar (He/Him) STEM Instructor
  • Laura Martinez (She/Her)
    Laura Martinez (She/Her) Social Worker
  • Sue Cote (She/Her)
    Sue Cote (She/Her) STEM Instructor
  • Stephen Schum (He/Him)
    Stephen Schum (He/Him) STEM Instructor
  • Mia Valdez (She/Her)
    Mia Valdez (She/Her) Front Desk Receptionist
  • Denise Bibiano (She/Her)
    Denise Bibiano (She/Her) STEM Instructor
  • Heather Yeo (She/Her)
    Heather Yeo (She/Her) Dramatic Arts Instructor
  • Colleen Gallegos (She/Her)
    Colleen Gallegos (She/Her) Middle School STEM & Humanities Instructor
  • Joy Martinez (She/Her)
    Joy Martinez (She/Her) Special Education Coordinator
  • Cindy Chavez (She/Her)
    Cindy Chavez (She/Her) Counselor
  • Shana Klar (She/Her)
    Shana Klar (She/Her) Community Liaison / Substitute
  • Stephanie Jaramillo (she/her)
    Stephanie Jaramillo (she/her) Special Education Coordinator
  • Dhaveed Woody (he/him)
    Dhaveed Woody (he/him) Arts Instructor
  • Jeanette Perez (she/her)
    Jeanette Perez (she/her) 10-12th Grade Division Head
  • Adam Dodge (He/Him)
    Adam Dodge (He/Him) 7-9th Grade Division Head
  • Olivia Simoni (She/Her)
    Olivia Simoni (She/Her) Humanities Instructor
  • Wes McHaley (He/Him)
    Wes McHaley (He/Him) STEM Instructor
  • Trickie Griego (She/Her)
    Trickie Griego (She/Her) Educational Diagnostician
  • Pam Buser (She/Her)
    Pam Buser (She/Her) STARS Coordinator / Registrar
  • Meg Seaton (She/Her)
    Meg Seaton (She/Her) Arts Instructor
  • Brooks Rudolph (He/Him)
    Brooks Rudolph (He/Him) Arts Instructor
  • Steven Zoncki (He/Him)
    Steven Zoncki (He/Him) STEM Instructor
  • Lynette Quintana (She/Her)
    Lynette Quintana (She/Her) Assistant Business Manager
  • Kris Quisenberry (She/Her)
    Kris Quisenberry (She/Her) Human Resources Coordinator
  • Alix Rael (She/Her)
    Alix Rael (She/Her) Humanities Instructor
  • Gena Lawson (She/Her)
    Gena Lawson (She/Her) Arts Instructor
  • Joshua Stuyvesant (He/Him)
    Joshua Stuyvesant (He/Him) IT Director
  • Lisa Myhre (She/Her)
    Lisa Myhre (She/Her) Executive Director
  • Kristin Reeder (She/Her)
    Kristin Reeder (She/Her) Head School Counselor

Enrollment is Now Open


1011 Lamberton NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: (505) 341-0888
Fax: (505) 341-0658

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