Top 10 Best Sandoval County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 49 public schools serving 22,655 students in Sandoval County, NM (there are 10 private schools, serving 995 private students). 96% of all K-12 students in Sandoval County, NM are educated in public schools compared to the NM state average of 93%. Sandoval County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
The top ranked public schools in Sandoval County, NM are Vista Grande Elementary School, Cielo Azul Elementary School and Eagle Ridge Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Sandoval 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 25% (versus the 32% statewide average). Schools in Sandoval County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Mexico public schools.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Mexico public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Sandoval County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Vista Grande Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7001 Chayote Rd Ne
Rio Rancho, NM 87144
(505) 771-2366
Grades: K-5
| 656 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Cielo Azul Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3804 Shiloh Rd Ne
Rio Rancho, NM 87144
(505) 338-2320
Grades: K-5
| 643 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Eagle Ridge Middle School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
800 Fruta Rd
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(505) 892-6630
Grades: 6-8
| 875 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Lincoln Middle School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2287 Lema Rd Se
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(505) 892-1100
Grades: 6-8
| 862 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Martin King Jr Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1301 Nicklaus Dr Se
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(505) 892-2575
Grades: K-5
| 666 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Puesta Del Sol Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
450 Southern Blvd Se
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(505) 994-3305
Grades: K-5
| 669 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Rio Rancho Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4601 Pepe Ortiz Rd Se
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(505) 892-0220
Grades: K-5
| 565 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Rio Rancho High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
301 Loma Colorado Dr Ne
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(505) 896-5600
Grades: 9-12
| 2,565 students
Rank: #99.
Placitas Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5 Calle Del Carbon
Bernalillo, NM 87004
(505) 867-2488
Grades: PK-5
| 126 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
The Ask Academy
Charter School
Math: 30% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4550 Sundt Rd Ne
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(505) 891-0757
Grades: 6-12
| 567 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Corrales Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200 Target Rd
Corrales, NM 87048
(505) 792-7400
Grades: K-5
| 312 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Cleveland High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4800 Cleveland Heights Rd Ne
Rio Rancho, NM 87144
(505) 938-0300
Grades: 9-12
| 2,585 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Rio Rancho Middle School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1600 Loma Colorado Dr Ne
Rio Rancho, NM 87144
(505) 891-5335
Grades: 6-8
| 1,159 students
Rank: #1414.
Sandoval Academy Of Bilingual Education
Charter School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4321 Fulcrum Way Ne Suite A
Rio Rancho, NM 87144
(505) 771-0555
Grades: K-8
| 207 students
Rank: #1515.
Cochiti Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
800 Quail Hill Trail
Pena Blanca, NM 87041
(505) 867-5547
Grades: PK-5
| 171 students
Rank: #1616.
Bernalillo Elementary School
Math: 14% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
301 Calle Del Carbon
Bernalillo, NM 87004
(505) 867-3366
Grades: 3-5
| 325 students
Rank: #1717.
Cochiti Middle School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
800 Quail Hill Trail
Pena Blanca, NM 87041
(505) 867-5547
Grades: 6-8
| 82 students
Rank: #1818.
Tse'yi'gai High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
118 Counselor Rd
Cuba, NM 87013
(505) 721-1051
Grades: 8-12
| 65 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Cuba High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
50 County Rd 13 Bldg 53
Cuba, NM 87013
(575) 289-3211
Grades: 9-12
| 251 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Cuba Middle School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
50 County Rd 13
Cuba, NM 87013
(575) 289-3211
Grades: 6-8
| 122 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Lybrook Elementary School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Us 550 Hcr 17
Cuba, NM 87013
(575) 638-5419
Grades: PK-8
| 69 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Walatowa Charter High School
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
147 Bear Head Canyon
Jemez Pueblo, NM 87024
(575) 834-0448
Grades: 9-12
| 54 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Cuba Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
50 County Rd 13 Bldg 51
Cuba, NM 87013
(575) 289-3211
Grades: PK-5
| 230 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Santo Domingo Middle School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Hwy 22 West
Santo Domingo Pueblo, NM 87052
(505) 867-4441
Grades: 6-8
| 94 students
Rank: #2525.
Bernalillo High School
Math: 3% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
250 Isidro Sanchez Rd
Bernalillo, NM 87004
(505) 867-2388
Grades: 9-12
| 794 students
Rank: #2626.
Bernalillo Middle School
Math: 7% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
485 Camino Don Tomas
Bernalillo, NM 87004
(505) 867-3309
Grades: 6-8
| 450 students
Rank: #2727.
Algodones Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1300 Hwy 313
Algodones, NM 87001
(505) 867-2803
Grades: PK-5
| 149 students
Rank: #2828.
Santo Domingo Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Hwy 22 West
Bernalillo, NM 87004
(505) 867-4441
Grades: PK-5
| 255 students
Rank: n/an/a
1001 Night Sky Ave Ne
Rio Rancho, NM 87144
(505) 896-3378
Grades: K-5
| 632 students
Rank: n/an/a
5400 Obregon Rd Ne
Rio Rancho, NM 87144
(505) 891-8526
Grades: K-5
| 702 students
Rank: n/an/a
3100 Stapleton Ave Ne
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(505) 891-8473
Grades: K-5
| 753 students
Rank: n/an/a
Independence High School
Alternative School
421 Quantum Rd Ne
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(505) 338-4658
Grades: 9-12
| 194 students
Rank: n/an/a
Jemez Day School
243 Day School Road
Jemez Pueblo, NM 87024
(575) 834-7304
Grades: K-6
| 150 students
Rank: n/an/a
8501 Hwy 4
Jemez Pueblo, NM 87024
(575) 834-7391
Grades: PK-5
| 130 students
Rank: n/an/a
8501 Hwy 4
Jemez Pueblo, NM 87024
(575) 834-7391
Grades: 9-12
| 82 students
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Sandoval County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
224 N. Camino Pueblo
Pena Blanca, NM 87041
(505) 867-5547
Grades: PK
| 2 students
224 N. Camino Pueblo
Pena Blanca, NM 87041
(505) 867-2317
Grades: PK
| 4 students
224 N. Camino Pueblo
Pena Blanca, NM 87041
(505) 867-4441
Grades: PK
| 47 students
350 Riverside Drive
San Ysidro, NM 87053
(505) 867-3553
Grades: PK-7
| n/a students
301 North Camino Del Pueblo
Bernalillo, NM 87004
(505) 867-9094
Grades: 6-8
| 28 students

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