Top 5 Best Hidalgo County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 596 students in Hidalgo County, NM. Hidalgo County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
The top ranked public schools in Hidalgo County, NM are R.v.traylor Elementary School, Central Elementary School and Lordsburg High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hidalgo County, NM public schools have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 20%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 32% statewide average). Schools in Hidalgo County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Mexico public schools.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Hidalgo County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
R.v.traylor Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 Ownby
Lordsburg, NM 88045
(575) 542-3252
Grades: PK-4
| 182 students
Rank: #22.
Central Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1352 Hardin St
Lordsburg, NM 88045
(575) 542-9222
Grades: 5-6
| 64 students
Rank: #33.
Lordsburg High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
501 West Fourth St
Lordsburg, NM 88045
(575) 542-3782
Grades: 9-12
| 121 students
Rank: #44.
Dugan-tarango Middle School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1352 Hardin St
Lordsburg, NM 88045
(575) 542-9806
Grades: 7-8
| 77 students
Rank: n/an/a
Animas 7-12 School
1 Panther Dr
Animas, NM 88020
(575) 548-2299
Grades: 7-12
| 73 students
Rank: n/an/a
1 Panther Dr
Animas, NM 88020
(575) 548-2299
Grades: PK-4
| 54 students
Rank: n/an/a
Animas Middle School
1 Panther Dr
Animas, NM 88020
(575) 548-2299
Grades: 5-6
| 25 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Hidalgo County, NM

Hidalgo County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
200 East Ninth St
Lordsburg, NM 88045
(505) 542-9361
Grades: 3-4
| 82 students

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