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For the 2021 school year, there are 47 public schools serving 20,234 students in Santa Fe, NM. Santa Fe has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Mexico.
The top ranked public schools in Santa Fe, NM are Wood-gormley Elementary School, Acequia Madre Elementary School and Carlos Gilbert Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Santa Fe, NM public schools have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the New Mexico public school average of 22%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 29% statewide average). Schools in Santa Fe have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Mexico public schools.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Santa Fe, NM Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Wood-gormley Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    141 East Booth St
    Santa Fe, NM 87501
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: K-6 | 334 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Acequia Madre Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    700 Acequia Madre St
    Santa Fe, NM 87501
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: K-6 | 168 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Carlos Gilbert Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    300 Griffin St
    Santa Fe, NM 87501
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: K-6 | 340 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Atalaya Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    721 Camino Cabra
    Santa Fe, NM 87501
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: PK-6 | 320 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Nm School For The Arts Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    275 E Alameda
    Santa Fe, NM 87501
    (505) 310-4194

    Grades: 9-12 | 220 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Mandela International Magnet (mims) Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1604 Agua Fria
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-1901

    Grades: 7-11 | 208 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Academy For Technical & Class Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    74 A Van Nu Po Rd
    Santa Fe, NM 87508
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: 7-12 | 387 students
  • Rank: #88.
    El Dorado Community School Math: 39% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2 Avenida Torreon
    Santa Fe, NM 87508
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: K-8 | 497 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Pinon Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2921 Camino Caballos
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: PK-6 | 529 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Turquoise Trail Charter School Charter School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    13a San Marcos Loop
    Santa Fe, NM 87508
    (505) 986-4000

    Grades: PK-6 | 495 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Maggie Cordova Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1500 Veranda Rd Se
    Santa Fe, NM 87501
    (505) 896-0667

    Grades: K-5 | 864 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    The Master Program Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Sfcc Ll325 6401 Richards Ave
    Santa Fe, NM 87508
    (505) 984-1133

    Grades: 10-12 | 199 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Pablo Roybal Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1574 State Rd 502
    Santa Fe, NM 87506
    (505) 455-2282

    Grades: PK-3 | 555 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Amy Biehl Community School At Rancho Viejo Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    310 Avienda Del Sur
    Santa Fe, NM 87507
    (505) 467-2100

    Grades: K-6 | 544 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Gonzales Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    851 West Alameda
    Santa Fe, NM 87501
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: K-8 | 426 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Nm School For The Deaf Special Education School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1060 Cerrillos Rd
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 476-6300

    Grades: n/a | 123 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Francis X. Nava Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2655 Siringo Rd
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: PK-6 | 222 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Sixth Grade Academy Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1574 State Rd 502
    Santa Fe, NM 87501
    (505) 455-2282

    Grades: 6 | 165 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Ramirez Thomas Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    610 Alta Vista
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: PK-5 | 483 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Monte Del Sol Charter Charter School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4157 Walking Rain Rd
    Santa Fe, NM 87507
    (505) 982-5225

    Grades: 7-12 | 327 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Santa Fe High School Math: 7% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2100 Yucca Rd
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,438 student
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Chaparral Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2451 Avenida Chaparr
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: K-6 | 319 students
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    E.j. Martinez Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    401 North San Mateo
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: PK-6 | 280 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Pojoaque High School Math: 5% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1574 State Road 502
    Santa Fe, NM 87506
    (505) 455-2282

    Grades: 9-12 | 673 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Aspen Community Magnet School Math: 16% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    450 La Madera
    Santa Fe, NM 87501
    (505) 467-4500

    Grades: K-8 | 434 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Pojoaque Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1574 State Road 502
    Santa Fe, NM 87506
    (505) 455-2282

    Grades: 7-8 | 332 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Santa Fe Engage Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1300 Camino Sierra Vista
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-4723

    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Kearny Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    901 Avenida Campanas
    Santa Fe, NM 87501
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: PK-6 | 465 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Pojoaque Intermediate Math: 13% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1574 State Road 502
    Santa Fe, NM 87506
    (505) 455-2282

    Grades: 4-5 | 301 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Capital High School Math: 5% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4851 Paseo Del Sol
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,412 student
  • Rank: #3131.
    R.m. Sweeney Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    501 Airport Rd
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: PK-5 | 471 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Academy At Larragoite Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2405 Camino Entrada
    Santa Fe, NM 87507
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: 9-12 | 43 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    New Mexico Connections Academy Charter School
    Math: 9% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4001 Office Ct Suite 201
    Santa Fe, NM 87507
    (505) 984-1133

    Grades: 4-12 | 1,810 student
  • Rank: #3434.
    Cesar Chavez Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6251 Jaguar Dr
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: PK-5 | 444 students
  • Rank: #35-3635.- 36.
    Edward Ortiz Middle School Math: 9% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4164 South Meadows
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: 6-8 | 564 students
  • Show 12 more public schools in Santa Fe, NM (out of 47 total schools)
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