New Mexico Public Schools
- New Mexico is the #37 largest school system in the United States, serving 332,644 students across 921 public schools.
- New Mexico public schools have a diversity score of 0.57, which is higher than the national average of 0.52.
- Minority enrollment is 76% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.
Student by Ethnicity
(NM) School Average
Two or more races
New Mexico Public Schools by County
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 197 Schools95,689 Students79% Minority
- 6 Schools268 Students40% Minority
- 34 Schools12,269 Students75% Minority
- 20 Schools3,702 Students86% Minority
- 15 Schools1,683 Students60% Minority
- 28 Schools9,805 Students67% Minority
- 3 Schools315 Students57% Minority
- 73 Schools39,066 Students87% Minority
- 27 Schools10,827 Students61% Minority
- 15 Schools4,197 Students73% Minority
- 8 Schools734 Students95% Minority
- 4 Schools91 Students49% Minority
- 7 Schools677 Students74% Minority
- 39 Schools15,516 Students75% Minority
- 16 Schools2,834 Students60% Minority
- 7 Schools3,578 Students41% Minority
- 11 Schools5,504 Students86% Minority
- 57 Schools13,293 Students95% Minority
- 6 Schools492 Students94% Minority
- 22 Schools6,307 Students52% Minority
- 12 Schools1,453 Students56% Minority
- 29 Schools5,827 Students94% Minority
- 13 Schools3,425 Students62% Minority
- 59 Schools24,027 Students71% Minority
- 19 Schools3,534 Students90% Minority
- 46 Schools21,362 Students70% Minority
- 54 Schools21,093 Students79% Minority
- 5 Schools1,329 Students53% Minority
- 11 Schools2,131 Students77% Minority
- 28 Schools4,448 Students78% Minority
- 16 Schools3,818 Students53% Minority
- 6 Schools582 Students51% Minority
- 28 Schools12,768 Students74% Minority
September 17, 2018
Public schools are far from perfect, but they still offer significant benefits to the students that attend their classrooms every day. We’ll list a few of those advantages here.
August 29, 2018
Childhood obesity rates continue to climb. While many public schools have implemented policies and programs to combat the problem, there is always more to be done. Keep reading to learn what schools are doing to prevent obesity and how you can help.
August 28, 2018
Food allergies are no laughing matter and it doesn't take long for them to become dangerous. Keep reading to learn how to keep your child safe at school if he has a food allergy.