Top 10 Best Chaves County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 33 public schools serving 11,779 students in Chaves County, NM. Chaves County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
The top ranked public schools in Chaves County, NM are Sidney Gutierrez Middle School, Penasco Elementary School and Military Hgts Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Chaves County, NM public schools have an average math proficiency score of 19% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 20%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 32% statewide average). Schools in Chaves County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Mexico public schools.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Chaves County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sidney Gutierrez Middle School
Charter School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
69 E. Gail Harris
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: 6-8
| 66 students
Rank: #22.
Penasco Elementary School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12 Dunkin Rd
Hope, NM 88250
(505) 746-3585
Grades: K-8
| 16 students
Rank: #33.
Military Hgts Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1900 North Michigan
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: K-5
| 486 students
Rank: #44.
Del Norte Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2701 North Garden Ave
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: K-5
| 548 students
Rank: #55.
E Grand Plains Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
3773 East Grand Plains
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: PK-5
| 321 students
Rank: #66.
Early College High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
52 University Blvd (enmu R Cam
Roswell, NM 88203
(505) 527-9540
Grades: 9-12
| 155 students
Rank: #77.
El Capitan Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2807 West Bland St
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: PK-5
| 448 students
Rank: #88.
Berrendo Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
505 West Pine Lodge Rd
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: PK-5
| 439 students
Rank: #99.
Washington Ave Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
408 North Washington Ave
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: K-5
| 442 students
Rank: #1010.
Berrendo Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
800 Marion Richards
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: 6-8
| 663 students
Rank: #1111.
Goddard High School
Math: 19% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
701 East Country Club
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: 9-12
| 1,097 students
Rank: #1212.
Dexter Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
400 West 1st
Dexter, NM 88230
(505) 734-5420
Grades: PK-5
| 440 students
Rank: #1313.
Pecos Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
600 East Hobbs St
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: PK-5
| 380 students
Rank: #1414.
Monterrey Elementary School
Math: 21% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
910 West Gayle St
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: K-5
| 504 students
Rank: #1515.
Mountain View Middle School
Math: 17% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
312 East Mtn View Rd
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: 6-8
| 531 students
Rank: #1616.
Nancy Lopez Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1208 East Bland St
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: PK-5
| 291 students
Rank: #1717.
Dexter Middle School
Math: 21% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
200 North Lincoln
Dexter, NM 88230
(505) 734-5420
Grades: 6-8
| 228 students
Rank: #1818.
Sunset Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
606 West Oconnor Road
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: K-5
| 334 students
Rank: #1919.
Sierra Middle School
Math: 15% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
615 South Sycamore Ave
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: 6-8
| 661 students
Rank: #2020.
Dexter High School
Math: 8% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
100 North Lincoln
Dexter, NM 88230
(505) 734-5420
Grades: 9-12
| 305 students
Rank: #2121.
Valley View Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
915 E California Ave
Las Cruces, NM 88001
(575) 527-9586
Grades: PK-5
| 410 students
Rank: #2222.
Mesa Middle School
Math: 9% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1601 East Bland St
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: 6-8
| 437 students
Rank: #2323.
Roswell High School
Math: 4% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
500 West Hobbs St
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: 9-12
| 1,268 students
Rank: #2424.
Missouri Ave Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
700 W Deming
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: K-5
| 339 students
Rank: #2525.
University High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
25 Martin Street
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: 9-12
| 132 students
406 North Cambridge Ave
Hagerman, NM 88232
(505) 752-3254
Grades: PK-5
| 202 students
Hagerman High School
406 North Cambridge Ave
Hagerman, NM 88232
(505) 752-3254
Grades: 9-12
| 133 students
410 North Cambridge Ave
Hagerman, NM 88232
(505) 752-3254
Grades: 6-8
| 102 students
700 Broadway
Lake Arthur, NM 88253
(505) 365-2000
Grades: PK-5
| 40 students
700 Broadway
Lake Arthur, NM 88253
(505) 365-2000
Grades: 9-12
| 29 students
700 Broadway
Lake Arthur, NM 88253
(505) 365-2000
Grades: 6-8
| 31 students
1700 West Alameda St
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: PK
| 301 students
Roswell Corrections
Alternative School
578 West Chickasaw Rd
Hagerman, NM 88232
(575) 625-3100
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Chaves County, NM

Chaves County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
400 N. Virginia
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 625-8100
Grades: 9-12
| 10 students
2301 South Virginia
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 625-8197
Grades: K-6
| 190 students
701 North Garden Ave
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 625-8191
Grades: K-6
| 273 students
101 West College Blv
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 627-2511
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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