Socorro County Public Schools

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(11)
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There are 11 public schools in Socorro County, New Mexico, serving 2,320 students.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico state average of 74%.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Socorro County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • MagdalenaAlamo Navajo School
    Po Box 907
    MagdalenaNM87825
    (575)854-2543

    n/a

     students | Gr. KG-12
  • SocorroCottonwood Valley Charter
    Charter School
    201 Neel Ave
    SocorroNM87801
    (505)835-0300
    Charter School
    170 students | Gr. KG-8
  • MagdalenaMagdalena Elementary School
    200 Duggins Dr
    MagdalenaNM87825
    (505)854-2241
    163 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Magdalena
    Magdalena High School
    200 Duggins Dr
    MagdalenaNM87825
    (505)854-2241
    127 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Magdalena
    Magdalena Middle School
    200 Duggins Dr
    MagdalenaNM87825
    (505)854-2241
    95 students | Gr. 6-8
  • PolvaderaMidway Elementary School
    9 Midway Rd
    PolvaderaNM87828
    (505)835-0300
    111 students | Gr. KG-5
  • SocorroParkview Elementary School
    107 Franciso De Avad
    SocorroNM87801
    (505)835-0300
    521 students | Gr. PK-3
  • Socorro
    R. Sarracino Middle School
    1425 El Camino Real
    SocorroNM87801
    (505)835-0300
    353 students | Gr. 6-8
  • San AntonioSan Antonio Elementary School
    4th And Miera
    San AntonioNM87832
    (505)835-0300
    87 students | Gr. PK-5
  • SocorroSocorro High School
    1200 Michigan St
    SocorroNM87801
    (505)835-0300
    507 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Socorro
    Zimmerly Elementary School
    511 El Camino Real
    SocorroNM87801
    (505)835-0300
    186 students | Gr. 4-5

County Statistics

About Socorro County County Statistics (NM) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 17,426 people 1,861,281 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 30% 24%
Median Household Income $31,538 $35,875
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Did You Know?
Socorro 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 0.55, which is lower than the New Mexico average of 0.57. The most diverse school district in Socorro County is Magdalena Municipal Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Mexico or in the USA.