Top New Mexico Alternative Public Schools

All
(32)
All
(32)
 
High
(30)
High
(30)
 
Middle
(11)
Middle
(11)
 
Elementary
(5)
Elementary
(5)
 
Pre-K
(2)
Pre-K
(2)
 
  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 32 top alternative public schools in New Mexico, serving 3,073 students.
  • Alternative schools aim to help students whose needs may not be successfully met in regular schools.
  • Students who attend alternative schools and may be at risk of educational failure (as indicated by poor grades, truancy, disruptive behavior, pregnancy, or similar factors associated with temporary or permanent withdrawal from school).
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico state average of 76%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Top New Mexico Alternative Public Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Santa Fe Academy At Larragoite Alternative School
    2516 Cerrillos Rd
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505)467-2003

    Grades: 7-12 | 114 students
  • Alamogordo Academy Del Sol Alt. Alternative School
    1200 N Florida Ave Bldg C
    Alamogordo, NM 88310
    (505)439-3270

    Grades: 10-12 | 133 students
  • Belen Belen Infinity High School Alternative School
    320 Becker Dr
    Belen, NM 87002
    (505)861-3720

    Grades: 9-12 | 88 students
  • Albuquerque Career Enrichment High School Alternative School
    807 Mountain Rd Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87102
    (505)880-3744

    Grades: 9-12 | 4 students
  • Shiprock Career Prep Alternative Alternative School
    West Hwy 64
    Shiprock, NM 87420
    (505)368-4980

    Grades: 9-12 | 172 students
  • Gallup Century Alternative High School Alternative School
    32 Sun Valley Rd
    Gallup, NM 87301
    (505)866-8231

    Grades: 9-12 | 121 students
  • Bloomfield Charlie Y. Brown Alternative High School Alternative School
    924 South Bloomfield Blvd
    Bloomfield, NM 87413
    (505)632-4316

    Grades: 9-12 | 115 students
  • Taos Chrysalis Alternative High School Alternative School
    522 Evergreen Ln
    Taos, NM 87571
    (505)758-5202

    Grades: 7-12 | 14 students
  • Albuquerque College And Career High School Alternative School
    900 University Blvd Se
    Albuquerque, NM 87106
    (505)880-3744

    Grades: 9-12 | 133 students
  • Albuquerque Continuation School Alternative School
    2611 Eubank Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87112
    (505)880-3744

    Grades: PK-12 | 14 students
  • Albuquerque Early College Academy Alternative School
    6400 Uptown Blvd Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
    (505)880-3744

    Grades: 9-12 | 186 students
  • Gallup Education Dev Centert Alternative School
    1000 East Aztec
    Gallup, NM 87301
    (505)721-1051

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Estancia Estancia Valley Learning Alternative School
    300 North 9th St
    Estancia, NM 87016
    (505)384-2001

    Grades: 7-12 | 11 students
  • Albuquerque Freedom High School Alternative School
    5200 Cutler Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
    (505)884-6012

    Grades: 10-12 | 165 students
  • Gallup Gallup Central Alternative Alternative School
    325 Marguerite St
    Gallup, NM 87301
    (505)721-1051

    Grades: 6-12 | 239 students
  • Santa Rosa Guadalupe County Correction High School Alternative School
    South Hwy 54
    Santa Rosa, NM 88435
    (575)472-1001

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Rio Rancho Independence High School Alternative School
    421 Quantum Rd Ne
    Rio Rancho, NM 87124
    (505)338-4658

    Grades: 9-12 | 190 students
  • Hobbs Lee City Corrections High School Alternative School
    6900 West Millen Dr
    Hobbs, NM 88244
    (575)392-4055

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Clovis Lincoln Jackson Arts Elementary School Alternative School
    206 Alphon St
    Clovis, NM 88101
    (505)769-4300

    Grades: PK | 180 students
  • Albuquerque New Futures School Alternative School
    5200 Cutler Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
    (505)883-5680

    Grades: 7-12 | 116 students
  • Lovington New Hope Alternative High School Alternative School
    601 North 5th St
    Lovington, NM 88260
    (505)739-2200

    Grades: 9-12 | 99 students
  • Grants Nm Women's Correction High School Alternative School
    1700 East Old Hwy 66
    Grants, NM 87020
    (505)287-2941

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Grants Norrestern Nm Correctional Facility High School Alternative School
    185 Dr Michael Jenkins Rd
    Grants, NM 87020
    (575)374-4005

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • Mesilla Rio Grande Preparatory Institute Alternative School
    Us Hwy 28
    Mesilla, NM 88046
    (505)527-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 314 students
  • Rio Rancho Rio Rancho Cyber Academy Alternative School
    1330 Jackie Rd Se
    Rio Rancho, NM 87124
    (505)896-0667

    Grades: 6-12 | 158 students
  • Farmington Rocinante High School Alternative School
    3250 East 30th St
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505)324-9840

    Grades: 9-12 | 187 students
  • Albuquerque School On Wheels Alternative School
    129 Hartline Sw
    Albuquerque, NM 87105
    (505)880-3744

    Grades: 9-12 | 98 students
  • Albuquerque Sierra Alternative High School Alternative School
    2611 Eubank Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87112
    (505)296-6708

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Grants Springer Correctional Facility High School Alternative School
    201 Hwy 468
    Grants, NM 87020
    (575)483-3100

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • Roswell University High School Alternative School
    25 Martin Street
    Roswell, NM 88201
    (505)627-2511

    Grades: 9-12 | 152 students
  • Albuquerque Vision Quest Alternative Middle School Alternative School
    1100 Texas Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87105
    (505)888-7529

    Grades: 6-8 | 11 students
  • Aztec Vista Nueva High School Alternative School
    315 South Ash
    Aztec, NM 87410
    (505)334-9474

    Grades: 9-12 | 59 students
Recent Articles
A new program in San Antonio and Austin tracks students with truancy history with GPS devices. The program is designed to improve attendance rates and student achievement.
The world is in a constant state of change and those who fail to adjust fall behind. Unfortunately, the American public education system has not kept up with the times and is currently facing a number of serious problems. Keep reading to learn about the biggest failures affecting the modern U.S. public education system as well as some of the trends that could spark change.
Summer break is a time to kick back and relax but it is also a great time to do activities that will boost your college applications. Keep reading to see how to boost your application this summer.