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For the 2021 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 5,493 students in Luna County, NM. Luna County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
The top ranked public schools in Luna County, NM are Columbus Elementary School, Memorial Elementary School and Bataan Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Luna County, NM public schools have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 22%), and reading proficiency score of 19% (versus the 29% statewide average). Schools in Luna County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Mexico public schools.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Luna County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Columbus Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    N Boundry Rd
    Columbus, NM 88029
    (505) 546-8841

    Grades: PK-5 | 638 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Memorial Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1000 South 10th St
    Deming, NM 88030
    (505) 546-8841

    Grades: K-5 | 441 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Bataan Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2200 Hwy 418 Sw
    Deming, NM 88030
    (505) 546-8841

    Grades: PK-5 | 487 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Ruben S. Torres Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1910 8th St Nw
    Deming, NM 88030
    (505) 546-8841

    Grades: PK-5 | 383 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Red Mountain Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2100 Hwy 418 Sw
    Deming, NM 88030
    (505) 546-8841

    Grades: 7-8 | 821 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Deming Intermediate Math: 21% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 West Ash
    Deming, NM 88030
    (505) 546-8841

    Grades: 6 | 367 students
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Chaparral Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1400 East Holly
    Deming, NM 88030
    (505) 546-8841

    Grades: K-5 | 394 students
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Deming High School Math: 9% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1100 South Nickel
    Deming, NM 88030
    (505) 546-8841

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,349 student
  • Rank: #99.
    Bell Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1000 East Maple
    Deming, NM 88030
    (505) 546-8841

    Grades: PK-5 | 233 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Deming Cesar Chavez Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    315 East 1st St
    Deming, NM 88030
    (505) 546-8841

    Grades: 9-12 | 159 students
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Mimbres Valley Alternative School Math: ≤10%
    720 Buckeye St.
    Deming, NM 88030
    (505) 546-8841

    Grades: 9-12 | 96 students
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    My Little School Special Education School
    905 South Zinc
    Deming, NM 88030
    (505) 546-8841

    Grades: PK | 125 students
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