Top 10 Best Santa Fe Public Middle Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 14 public middle schools serving 8,242 students in Santa Fe, NM. The top ranked public middle schools in Santa Fe, NM are Mandela International Magnet (mims), Academy For Technical & Class and El Dorado Community School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Santa Fe, NM public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the New Mexico public middle school average of 21%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 28% statewide average). Middle schools in Santa Fe have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Mexico public middle schools.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Mexico public middle school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Santa Fe, NM Public Middle Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    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: #22.
    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: #33.
    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: #44.
    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: #55.
    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: #66.
    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: #77.
    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: #88.
    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: #9-109.- 10.
    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
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    El Camino Real Academy Community Math: 9% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2500 S. Meadows
    Santa Fe, NM 87507
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: PK-8 | 859 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Nina Otero Community School Math: 7% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5901 Herrera Drive
    Santa Fe, NM 87507
    (505) 467-4200

    Grades: PK-8 | 775 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Tierra Encantada Charter School Charter School
    Math: 3% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4601 Mission Bend
    Santa Fe, NM 87507
    (505) 983-3337

    Grades: 7-12 | 304 students
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Milagro Middle School Math: 7%
    1720 Llano Rd
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 467-2003

    Grades: 7-8 | 600 students
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.P.o. Box 5340
    Santa Fe, NM 87502
    (505) 989-6330

    Grades: 7-12 | 719 students
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