Rio Grande School

715 Camino Cabra,
Santa Fe, NM, 87505-0875
     Tel: (505)983-1621
Grades: PK - 6 | 127 students
Rio Grande School's mission is to challenge each child's intellect, to inspire each child's imagination, and to nurture each child's desire to learn.
Rio Grande School's families come from all over the nation as well as New Mexico.
We welcome interested families to contact the school for a tour.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 127 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 81%
State avg.: 52%
Students by Grade Rio Grande School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 75%
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 22%
Admissions Director Barbara Bentree

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, SwimmingBasketballSwimming,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Santa Fe Prep School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Santa Fe Prep School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Desert Montessori School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Santa FeSanta Fe Prep School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1101 Camino De Cruz Blanca
    Santa FeNM87505
    (505)982-1829
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | 318 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Santa FeDesert Montessori School
    Montessori School
    316 Camino Delora
    Santa FeNM87505
    (505)983-8212
    Montessori School
    0.5 mi | 55 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Santa FeThe Gentle Nudge
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1341 Canyon Road
    Santa FeNM87501
    (505)982-0879
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.5 mi | 3 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Santa FeGarcia Street Club, Inc.
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    569 Garcia St
    Santa FeNM87505
    (505)983-9512
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1.1 mi | 13 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • Santa FeTemple Beth Shalom Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    205 E Barcelona Rd
    Santa FeNM87505
    (505)982-6888
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    1.5 mi | 2 students | Gr. PK-K                      

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