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For the 2021 school year, there are 16 public schools serving 1,632 students in Colfax County, NM. Colfax County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
The top ranked public schools in Colfax County, NM are Eagle Nest Elementary School, Eagle Nest Middle School and Cimarron Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Colfax County, NM public schools have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 20%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 32% statewide average). Schools in Colfax County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Mexico public schools.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best Colfax County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Eagle Nest Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    132 North Collison
    Eagle Nest, NM 87718
    (505) 376-2445

    Grades: PK-4 | 113 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Eagle Nest Middle School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    225 Lake St
    Eagle Nest, NM 87718
    (505) 376-2445

    Grades: 5-8 | 101 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Cimarron Elementary School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    132 North Collison Ave
    Cimarron, NM 87714
    (505) 376-2445

    Grades: K-4 | 62 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Moreno Valley High School Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    56 Smino Grande
    Angel Fire, NM 87710
    (505) 376-2445

    Grades: 9-12 | 55 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Cimarron High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    165 North Collison Ave
    Cimarron, NM 87714
    (505) 376-2445

    Grades: 9-12 | 72 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Raton Intermediate Math: 15% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 South Third
    Raton, NM 87740
    (505) 445-9111

    Grades: 3-6 | 299 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Raton High School Math: 14% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1535 Tiger Circle
    Raton, NM 87740
    (505) 445-9111

    Grades: 7-12 | 390 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Cimarron Middle School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    132 North Collison Ave
    Cimarron, NM 87714
    (505) 376-2445

    Grades: 5-8 | 50 students
  • Rank: #9-169.- 16.311 Miranda
    Springer, NM 87747
    (505) 483-2482

    Grades: K-2 | 32 students
  • Rank: #9-169.- 16.700 East 4th
    Raton, NM 87740
    (505) 445-9111

    Grades: PK-2 | 242 students
  • Rank: #9-169.- 16.4th St And Parque
    Maxwell, NM 87728
    (505) 375-2371

    Grades: K-6 | 65 students
  • Rank: #9-169.- 16.
    Maxwell High School
    4th St And Parque
    Maxwell, NM 87728
    (505) 375-2371

    Grades: 9-12 | 27 students
  • Rank: #9-169.- 16.
    Maxwell Middle School
    4th St And Parque
    Maxwell, NM 87728
    (505) 375-2371

    Grades: 7-8 | 21 students
  • Rank: #9-169.- 16.
    Springer Correctional Facility Alternative School
    201 Hwy 468
    Springer, NM 87747
    (575) 483-3100

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #9-169.- 16.
    Springer High School
    1401 8th St
    Springer, NM 87747
    (505) 483-2482

    Grades: 7-12 | 64 students
  • Rank: #9-169.- 16.311 Miranda
    Springer, NM 87747
    (505) 483-2482

    Grades: 3-6 | 39 students
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