Top 5 Best 87544 New Mexico Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 3,081 students in 87544, NM (there are 3 private schools, serving 160 private students). 95% of all K-12 students in 87544, NM are educated in public schools (compared to the NM state average of 93%).
The top ranked public schools in 87544, NM are Mountain Elementary School, Los Alamos High School and Barranca Mesa Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 87544 have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 25%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 34% statewide average). Schools in 87544, NM have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of New Mexico public schools.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best 87544, NM Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mountain Elementary School
(Math: 80% | Reading: 78%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2280 North Rd
Los Alamos, NM 87544
(505) 663-2325
Grades: PK-6
| 438 students
Rank: #22.
Los Alamos High School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1300 Diamond Dr
Los Alamos, NM 87544
(505) 663-2210
Grades: 10-12
| 886 students
Rank: #33.
Barranca Mesa Elementary School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
57 Loma Del Escolar
Los Alamos, NM 87544
(505) 663-2730
Grades: PK-6
| 417 students
Rank: #44.
Los Alamos Middle School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2101 Hawk Dr
Los Alamos, NM 87544
(505) 663-2375
Grades: 7-8
| 602 students
Rank: #55.
Aspen Elementary School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2182 33rd St
Los Alamos, NM 87544
(505) 663-2275
Grades: PK-6
| 434 students
Rank: #66.
Topper Freshman Academy
(Math: 46% | Reading: 62% )
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3800 Canyon Drive
Los Alamos, NM 87544
(505) 663-2510
Grades: 9
| 304 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 87544, NM?
The top ranked public schools in 87544, NM include Mountain Elementary School, Los Alamos High School and Barranca Mesa Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in 87544, NM?
6 public schools are located in 87544, NM.
What percentage of students in 87544, NM go to public school?
95% of all K-12 students in 87544, NM are educated in public schools (compared to the NM state average of 93%).
What is the racial composition of students in 87544, NM?
87544, NM public schools minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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