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For the 2021 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 11,886 students in Farmington, NM. Farmington has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
The top ranked public schools in Farmington, NM are San Juan College High School, Country Club Elementary School and Mckinley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Farmington, NM public schools have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 22%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 29% statewide average). Schools in Farmington have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of New Mexico public schools.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the New Mexico public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Farmington, NM Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    San Juan College High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4601 College Boulevard
    Farmington, NM 87402
    (505) 566-3986

    Grades: 9-10 | 150 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Country Club Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5300 Foothills Dr
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: K-5 | 570 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Mckinley Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1201 North Butler Ave
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: K-5 | 571 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Ladera Del Norte Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    308 East 35th St
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: K-5 | 576 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Northeast Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1400 East 23rd
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: K-6 | 655 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Mesa Verde Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3801 College Blvd
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: K-5 | 470 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Hermosa Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1500 East 25th
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: 6-8 | 632 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Heights Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3700 College Blvd
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: 6-8 | 704 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Bluffview Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1204 Camino Real
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: K-5 | 407 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Esperanza Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4501 Wildflower Dr
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: PK-5 | 644 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Piedra Vista High School Math: 21% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5700 College Blvd
    Farmington, NM 87402
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,421 student
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Animas Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1612 Hutton Ave
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: K-5 | 465 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Tibbetts Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3500 Twin Peaks Blvd
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: 6-8 | 659 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Mesa View Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4451 Wildflower Dr
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: 6-8 | 505 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Apache Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    700 West Apache
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: K-5 | 460 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Farmington High School Math: 10% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2200 Sunset Ave
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,336 student
  • Rank: #1717.
    Mccormick Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    701 Mc Cormick Rd
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: K-5 | 428 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    New Mexico Virtual Academy Charter School
    Math: 9% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    845 N. Sullivan Ave
    Farmington, NM 87409
    (505) 436-2383

    Grades: 6-12 | 495 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Rocinante High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3250 East 30th St
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: 9-12 | 219 students
  • Rank: #20-2220.- 22.
    Cate Center Pre K
    301 N Court
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 599-8744

    Grades: PK | 136 students
  • Rank: #20-2220.- 22.
    Farmington Preschool Special Education School
    5840 Fortuna
    Farmington, NM 87402
    (505) 324-9840

    Grades: PK | 130 students
  • Rank: #20-2220.- 22.1220 West Apache Street
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505) 326-6571

    Grades: 9-12 | 253 students
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