Grades: 11-12 | 200 students
The United World College-USA was founded in 1982 in Montezuma, NM through the philanthropy of the late Dr. Armand Hammer and is part of an international movement that now includes eleven two-year pre-university residential schools worldwide offering the International Baccalaureate Diploma curriculum plus a three-year tertiary college of rural development and agriculture in Venezuela.
UWC makes education a force to unite people, nations, and cultures for peace and a sustainable future.
We aspire to be a model international educational organization with significant impact on each of our learners to assume responsibility and demonstrate leadership for positive changes in the world.
We continually seek imaginative, meaningful innovations in our programs, in how students develop academically, socially, and in their orientation to serve others.
We share in the need to operate in a financially responsible manner, with all of us seeking ways to build a stronger institution so that the quality of our services is constantly improved and so that we continuously invest in better ways to deliver our mission.
We realize our ideals by interacting with one another with mutual respect and a constant awareness of the many cultures which make up our educational community.
|School Type||School with Special Program Emphasis|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
|Grades Offered||Grades 11-12|
|Total Students||200 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 51%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||18 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Nearby Private Schools:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
San FidelGrades: KG-7 | 50 students
Po Box 370
San Fidel, NM 87049
MountainairGrades: 2-9 | 11 students
Po Box 657
Mountainair, NM 87036
EstanciaGrades: 2-12 | 21 students
Highway 55 Bluegrass Rd # 3
Estancia, NM 87016
AlamoGrades: PK-12 | 388 students
Po Box 5907
Alamo, NM 87825
Los LunasGrades: 3-9 | 23 students
79 Romero Rd
Los Lunas, NM 87031
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