Top 10 Best New Mexico Charter Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 70 charter public elementary schools serving 24,165 students in New Mexico.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public elementary schools in New Mexico are Albuquerque Institute Of Math & Science, Altura Preparatory School and Sidney Gutierrez Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
New Mexico charter public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the New Mexico public elementary school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 34% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public elementary school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Charter Public Elementary Schools in New Mexico (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Albuquerque Institute Of Math & Science
Charter School
(Math: 89% | Reading: 90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
933 Bradbury Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 559-4249
Grades: 6-12
| 354 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Altura Preparatory School
Charter School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
8650 Alameda Blvd Bldg 2b
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 539-5369
Grades: K-5
| 196 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Sidney Gutierrez Middle School
Charter School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
69 E. Gail Harris
Roswell, NM 88201
(575) 347-9703
Grades: K-8
| 196 students
Rank: #44.
Anansi Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
57 Nm 230
El Prado, NM 87529
(575) 758-5202
Grades: K-8
| 195 students
Rank: #55.
The Ask Academy
Charter School
(Math: 63% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4550 Sundt Rd Ne
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(505) 891-0757
Grades: 6-12
| 564 students
Rank: #66.
Cottonwood Classical Prep
Charter School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7801 Jefferson St. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 998-1021
Grades: 6-12
| 781 students
Rank: #77.
New Mexico International School
Charter School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8650 Alameda Blvd. Ne Bldg. 2b
Albuquerque, NM 87122
(505) 503-7670
Grades: K-8
| 402 students
Rank: #88.
Aces Technical High School
Charter School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
300 Menaul Blvd Nw Ste A444
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 506-1186
Grades: 6-7
| 66 students
Rank: #99.
Montessori Of The Rio Grande
Charter School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1650 Gabaldon Dr. N.w.
Albuquerque, NM 87104
(505) 842-5993
Grades: K-5
| 216 students
Rank: #1010.
Cottonwood Valley Charter
Charter School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
201 Neel St
Socorro, NM 87801
(575) 838-2026
Grades: K-8
| 170 students
Rank: #1111.
Estancia Valley Classical Academy
Charter School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
110 State Hwy 344
Edgewood, NM 87015
(505) 431-3822
Grades: K-12
| 601 students
Rank: #1212.
Explore Academy
Charter School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5100 Masthead St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 305-5300
Grades: K-12
| 1,026 students
Rank: #1313.
J Paul Taylor Academy
Charter School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
402 W. Court Ave Bldg 2
Las Cruces, NM 88005
(575) 652-4006
Grades: K-8
| 200 students
Rank: #1414.
Taos Municipal Charter
Charter School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1303 Paseo Del Canon East
Taos, NM 87571
(575) 751-7222
Grades: K-8
| 218 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Coral Community Charter
Charter School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4401 Silver Avenue Se
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 292-6725
Grades: PK-8
| 228 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Public For Performing Arts
Charter School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11800 Princess Jeanne Ave. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 830-3128
Grades: 6-12
| 434 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Red River Valley Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
500 E High St
Red River, NM 87558
(575) 754-6117
Grades: PK-8
| 71 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Roots & Wings Community
Charter School
(Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
35 Old Lama Rd
Questa, NM 87556
(575) 586-2076
Grades: K-8
| 51 students
Rank: #1919.
Montessori Elementary School
Charter School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1730 Montano Rd Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 796-0149
Grades: PK-8
| 441 students
Rank: #2020.
Abq School Of Excellence
Charter School
(Math: 45% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13201 Lomas Blvd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 312-7711
Grades: K-12
| 855 students
Rank: #2121.
Mosaic Charter
Charter School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
450 Llano Street
Aztec, NM 87410
(575) 334-9474
Grades: K-8
| 180 students
Rank: #2222.
Horizon West
Charter School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3021 Todos Santos Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87120
(505) 998-0459
Grades: PK-5
| 409 students
Rank: #2323.
Aldo Leopold Charter
Charter School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1422 Hwy 180 East
Silver City, NM 88061
(575) 538-2547
Grades: 6-12
| 169 students
Rank: #2424.
Alice King Community School
Charter School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 51%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8100 Mountain Rd. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 344-0746
Grades: K-8
| 428 students
Rank: #2525.
21st Century Public Academy
Charter School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4300 Cutler Ave. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 254-0280
Grades: 1-8
| 364 students
Rank: #2626.
Explore Las Cruces
Charter School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
900 N Telshor Blvd
Las Cruces, NM 88011
(575) 888-4476
Grades: 6-8
| 94 students
Rank: #27 - 2927. - 29.
Mountain Mahogany Community School
Charter School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5014 4th Street Nw
Albuquerque, NM 87107
(505) 341-1424
Grades: K-8
| 201 students
Rank: #27 - 2927. - 29.
Sw Aeronautics Mathematics And Science Academy
Charter School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4100 Aerospace Pkwy Bw
Albuquerque, NM 87121
(505) 296-7677
Grades: 6-12
| 259 students
Rank: #27 - 2927. - 29.
Taos Academy
Charter School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
110 Paseo Del Canon W
Taos, NM 87571
(505) 751-3109
Grades: 5-12
| 267 students
Rank: #3030.
Southwest Preparatory Learning Center
Charter School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10301 Candelaria Rd Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87112
(505) 296-7677
Grades: 4-8
| 160 students
Rank: #3131.
Media Arts Collaborative Charter
Charter School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4401 Central Ave Ne Bldg 2
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 243-1957
Grades: 6-12
| 183 students
Rank: #3232.
Taos Integrated School Of Arts
Charter School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
118 Toalne Street
Taos, NM 87571
(575) 758-7755
Grades: K-8
| 193 students
Rank: #3333.
Cien Aguas International
Charter School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2000 Randolph Rd. Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 255-0001
Grades: K-8
| 414 students
Rank: #3434.
Mission Achievement And Success 2.0
Charter School
(Math: 32% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1255 Old Coors Rd Sw
Albuquerque, NM 87121
(505) 242-3118
Grades: PK-7
| 893 students
Rank: #3535.
Mission Achievement And Success 1.0
Charter School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1718 Yale Blvd Se
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 242-3118
Grades: PK-12
| 1,162 students
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked charter public elementary schools in New Mexico?
The top ranked charter public elementary schools in New Mexico include Albuquerque Institute Of Math & Science, Altura Preparatory School and Sidney Gutierrez Middle School.
How many charter public elementary schools are located in New Mexico?
70 charter public elementary schools are located in New Mexico.
What is the racial composition of students in New Mexico?
New Mexico charter public elementary schools minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public elementary schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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