Little Earth School

321 W Zia Road
Santa Fe, NM 87505-0875
     Tel: (505)988-1968
Grades: PK - 6 | 56 students
For 34 years Little Earth School has provided a succesful educational program rooted in a developmental, individualized approach to learning that builds self-esteem, nurtures creative expression and cultivates academic excellence in each child.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 56 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 54%
State avg.: 50%
Students by Grade Little Earth School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies depending on number of days per week enrolled.
Admissions Director Ellen Souberman

School Notes:

Our classrooms are all multiage. The pre-K program is for children 3 1/2 to age 5. Then we have a multiage 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade classroom and finally a multiage 4th, 5th and 6th grade classroom. Our website has great information about philosophy, teachers and classrooms- www.LittleEarthSchool.org

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Michaels High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Santa Fe Girls' School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Small World Learning (1.4 miles away)
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  • Santa FeSanta Fe Girls' School
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    Santa FeNM 87505
    (505)820-3188
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    0.1 mi | 45 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Santa FeSt. Michaels High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    100 Siringo Road
    Santa FeNM 87505
    (505)983-7353
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 643 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Santa FeChristian Life Academy
      (Assembly of God)
    121 Siringo Rd
    Santa FeNM 87505
    (505)984-1001
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    (505)988-1859
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    (505)982-2240
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