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
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade Little Earth School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
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-

Nearby Private 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 Montessori Discovery School (0.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa Fe
    Santa Fe Girls' School
    All-girls  | Alternative School
    Grades: 6-8 | 45 students
    0.1 miles
    310 W Zia Road
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
  • Santa Fe
    St. Michaels High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-12 | 600 students
    0.4 miles
    100 Siringo Road
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
  • Santa Fe
    Christian Life Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: K-12 | 101 students
    0.5 miles
    121 Siringo Rd
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
  • Santa Fe
    The Tutorial School
    Alternative School
    Grades: UG | 7 students
    0.6 miles
    400 Brunn School Rd
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
  • Santa Fe
    Grades: PK-K | 20 students
    0.8 miles
    2047 Galisteo Street
    Santa Fe, NM 87505

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