Grant County Public Schools

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There are 15 public schools in Grant County, New Mexico, serving 4,409 students.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico state average of 74%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the state average of 14:1.

Grant County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Silver CityAldo Leopold Charter
    Charter School
    1422 Hwy 180 East
    Silver CityNM88062
    (575)538-2547
    Charter School
    116 students | Gr. 9-12
  • BayardBayard Elementary School
    100 Park St
    BayardNM88023
    (505)537-4011
    360 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Santa ClaraCentral Elementary School
    600 Prescott
    Santa ClaraNM88023
    (505)537-4011
    236 students | Gr. PK-6
  • CliffCliff Elementary School
    622 State Hwy 211
    CliffNM88028
    (505)956-2000
    104 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Cliff
    Cliff High School
    622 State Hwy 211
    CliffNM88028
    (505)956-2000
    130 students | Gr. 7-12
  • BayardCobre High School
    1111 West Central Ave
    BayardNM88023
    (505)537-4020
    353 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Silver CityG.w.stout Elementary School
    2601 North Silver St
    Silver CityNM88061
    (505)956-2000
    385 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Silver City
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Harrison Schmitt Elementary School
    4042 Hwy 90 Sw
    Silver CityNM88061
    (505)956-2000
    581 students | Gr. PK-5
  • HurleyHurley Elementary School
    300 Carasco Ave
    HurleyNM88043
    (505)537-4011
    149 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Silver CityJose Barrios Elementary School
    1625 Little Walnut
    Silver CityNM88061
    (505)956-2000
    239 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Silver City
    La Plata Middle School
    3500 North Silver St
    Silver CityNM88061
    (505)956-2000
    651 students | Gr. 6-8
  • San LorenzoSan Lorenzo Elementary School
    5 Galaz St
    San LorenzoNM88041
    (505)537-4011
    60 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Silver CitySilver High School
    3200 North Silver St
    Silver CityNM88061
    (505)956-2000
    727 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Silver City
    Sixth Street Elementary School
    405 West 6th
    Silver CityNM88061
    (505)956-2000
    137 students | Gr. KG-5
  • BayardSnell Middle School
    501 Tom Foy Blvd
    BayardNM88023
    (505)537-4011
    181 students | Gr. 7-8

County Statistics

About Grant County County Statistics (NM) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 28,955 people 1,861,281 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 22% 24%
Median Household Income $34,240 $35,875
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Did You Know?
Grant County, NM public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.12, which is lower than the New Mexico average of 0.57. The most diverse school district in Grant County is Grand Coulee Dam School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Mexico or in the USA.