Top 10 Best Rio Arriba County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 28 public schools serving 5,028 students in Rio Arriba County, NM (there are 6 private schools, serving 493 private students). 91% of all K-12 students in Rio Arriba County, NM are educated in public schools compared to the NM state average of 93%. Rio Arriba County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
The top ranked public schools in Rio Arriba County, NM are El Rito Elementary School, La Tierra Montessori School Of The Arts And Sciences and Coronado Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Rio Arriba County, NM public schools have an average math proficiency score of 8% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 20%), and reading proficiency score of 17% (versus the 32% statewide average). Schools in Rio Arriba County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Mexico public schools.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Rio Arriba County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
El Rito Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10 Elementary Rd
El Rito, NM 87530
(575) 581-4273
Grades: PK-3
| 73 students
Rank: #22.
La Tierra Montessori School Of The Arts And Sciences
Charter School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
659 Roadrunner Rd
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 852-0200
Grades: K-6
| 61 students
Rank: #33.
Coronado Middle School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1903 State Highway 96
Gallina, NM 87017
(575) 638-5419
Grades: 6-8
| 29 students
Rank: #44.
Gallina Elementary School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1903 State Highway 96
Gallina, NM 87017
(575) 638-5419
Grades: K-5
| 53 students
Rank: #55.
Coronado High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1903 State Highway 96
Gallina, NM 87017
(575) 638-5419
Grades: 9-12
| 43 students
Rank: #66.
Mccurdy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 6% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
515 Calle Arbolera
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 692-6090
Grades: K-12
| 530 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Dulce Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Hawk Dr
Dulce, NM 87528
(575) 759-3353
Grades: PK-5
| 294 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Dulce High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
113 Hawk Dr
Dulce, NM 87528
(575) 759-3353
Grades: 9-12
| 172 students
Rank: #99.
Dulce Middle School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
113 Hawks Dr
Dulce, NM 87528
(575) 759-3225
Grades: 6-8
| 126 students
Rank: n/an/a
Hwy 84/285 213412
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-2254
Grades: K-6
| 84 students
Rank: n/an/a
Hwy 389 And County Rd 41
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 852-4253
Grades: PK-6
| 175 students
Rank: n/an/a
1260 Johnie Roybal Ind. Prk Rd
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-1348
Grades: 7-8
| 474 students
Rank: n/an/a
182 North Pine Ave
Chama, NM 87520
(575) 588-7285
Grades: PK-5
| 87 students
Rank: n/an/a
Chama Middle School
181 North Pine Ave
Chama, NM 87520
(575) 588-7285
Grades: 6-8
| 37 students
Rank: n/an/a
31 County Rd 93
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-2254
Grades: K-6
| 142 students
Rank: n/an/a
220 New Mexico 75
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-2254
Grades: K-6
| 47 students
Rank: n/an/a
Stateroute 531 1158
Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575
(575) 588-7285
Grades: 7-12
| 153 students
Rank: n/an/a
1111 El Llano Rd
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-2254
Grades: 9-12
| 844 students
Rank: n/an/a
1000 Zuni Ln
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-2254
Grades: PK-6
| 340 students
Rank: n/an/a
714 Don Diego Rd
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-2254
Grades: K-6
| 77 students
Rank: n/an/a
333 North Coronado Ave
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-2254
Grades: 1-6
| 297 students
Rank: n/an/a
625 Kee Street
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-4406
Grades: K-6
| 117 students
Rank: n/an/a
323 North Coronado
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-2254
Grades: PK-K
| 82 students
Rank: n/an/a
307 Community School Rd
Ohkay Owingeh, NM 87566
(505) 852-2154
Grades: K-6
| 80 students
Rank: n/an/a
Day School Rd
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 852-4225
Grades: K-6
| 223 students
Rank: n/an/a
Hwy 513
Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575
(575) 588-7285
Grades: PK-6
| 103 students
Rank: n/an/a
11 Sombrilla Rd
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-2254
Grades: K-6
| 227 students
Rank: n/an/a
333 North Coronado Ave
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-2254
Grades: K-6
| 58 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Rio Arriba County, NM

Rio Arriba County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
714 Calle Don Diego
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-2254
Grades: K-8
| 80 students
St Rd 76 Cr 80 #355
Cordova, NM 87523
(505) 753-2254
Grades: K-8
| 103 students
P.o. Box 100
Coyote, NM 87012
(505) 638-5422
Grades: K-6
| 24 students
P.o. Drawer 100
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 747-3317
Grades: 6-12
| 164 students
714 Calle Don Diego
Velarde, NM 87582
(505) 753-2254
Grades: PK-12
| 7 students
Empire Drive 258, Po Box 1009
Dulce, NM 87528
(505) 759-3101
Grades: 1-12
| n/a students
P.o. Box 547
Dulce, NM 87528
(505) 759-3353
Grades: PK
| 9 students
1086 Hwy 595
Lindrith, NM 87029
(575) 774-6669
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
P.o. Box 27
Lindrith, NM 87029
(505) 774-6669
Grades: K-4
| 10 students
116 Calle Espinoza
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-8435
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
335 County Rd 80
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 351-4480
Grades: K-6
| 39 students
Highway 74, Po Box 1077
Ohkay Owingeh, NM 87566
(505) 852-2154
Grades: PK-8
| n/a students
Stateroute 531
Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575
(505) 588-7285
Grades: 6-8
| 52 students

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