Rio Grande School

715 Camino Cabra,
Santa Fe, NM, 87505-0875
Tel: (505)983-1621
Grades: NS - 6 | 158 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)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 158 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade Rio Grande School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

% 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 Preparatory School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Gentle Nudge (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Garcia Street Club, Inc. (1.1 miles away)
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  • Santa Fe Santa Fe Preparatory School
    (Nonsectarians)
    1101 Camino De Cruz Blanca
    Santa Fe , NM , 87505
    (505)982-1829
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.3  mi  |  337  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Santa Fe
    The Gentle Nudge
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1341 Canyon Road
    Santa Fe , NM , 87501
    (505)982-0879
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    0.4  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Santa Fe
    Desert Montessori School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    316 Camino Delora
    Santa Fe , NM , 87505
    (505)983-8212
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.5  mi  |  79  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Santa Fe
    Garcia Street Club, Inc.
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    569 Garcia St
    Santa Fe , NM , 87505
    (505)983-9512
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1.1  mi  |  75  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Santa Fe
    Temple Beth Shalom Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    205 E Barcelona Road
    Santa Fe , NM , 87505
    (505)982-6888
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    1.5  mi  |  54  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

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