Oldest Private Schools in New Mexico

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Preschools
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  • The average private school in New Mexico was founded around 1975 (2020).
  • The oldest private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The oldest private school in New Mexico is St. Michaels High School, founded in 1859.

Oldest Private Schools in New Mexico (2020)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    St. Michaels High School
    St. Michaels High School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1859
    Grades: 7-12100 Siringo Road
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505)983-7353

  • Rank: #22.
    New Mexico Military Institute
    New Mexico Military Institute Photo - The Corps of Cadets, led by the Cadet Regimental Commander, is a "leadership lab" where cadets hone their leadership skills and character through education, training, and experience.
    Military School
    Founding Date: 1891
    Grades: 9-12101 West College Boulevard
    Roswell, NM 88201
    (800)421-5376

  • Rank: #33.
    Menaul School
    Menaul School Photo
    (Presbyterian)
    Founding Date: 1896
    Grades: 6-12301 Menaul Blvd NE
    Albuquerque, NM 87107
    (505)341-7250

  • Rank: #44.
    Rehoboth Christian School
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1903
    Grades: PK-127 Tse Yaaniichii Ln
    Rehoboth, NM 87322
    (505)863-4412

  • Rank: #55.
    Sacred Heart Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1910
    Grades: PK-8404 N Allen Ave
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505)325-7152

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Mccurdy School
    (Methodist)
    Founding Date: 1912
    Grades: NS-12261 S Mccurdy Rd
    Espanola, NM 87532
    (505)753-7221

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    SAcred Heart Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1912
    Grades: PK-8515 Park Ave
    Gallup, NM 87301
    (505)863-6652

  • Rank: #88.
    St Francis School
    St Francis School Photo - This is us: the good, the bad, the shy, the outgoing, the playful, the serious - clearly diversity at its best, but a great group of people.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1919
    Grades: NS-8Hc 71 Box 26 Rte 356
    Dulce, NM 87528
    (575)759-3252

  • Rank: #99.
    Immanuel Lutheran School
    Immanuel Lutheran School Photo - Blue Ribbon Celebration - Take a tour ANY Thursday 9a-2p! We would love you to be a part of our Christian Family! High Academics, Arts, Athletics and more for every grade! Individualized instruction for your child! Call Today! 505-243-2589
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1924
    Grades: PK-8300 Gold Avenue SE
    Albuquerque, NM 87102
    (505)243-2589

  • Rank: #1010.
    Las Cruces Catholic School
    Las Cruces Catholic School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1927
    Grades: K-121331 N Miranda St
    Las Cruces, NM 88005
    (575)526-2517

  • Rank: #1111.
    Generations Of Learning
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1937
    Grades: NS2601 W Berrendo Rd
    Roswell, NM 88201
    (575)622-2242

  • Rank: #1212. Founding Date: 1938
    Grades: PK-51801 Central Ave NW
    Albuquerque, NM 87104
    (505)243-6659

  • Rank: #1313.
    Sandia View Academy
    Sandia View Academy Photo
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1941
    Grades: 9-1265 Sandia View Ln
    Corrales, NM 87048
    (505)898-0717

  • Rank: #1414.
    Holy Cross Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1946
    Grades: PK-81331 State Road 76
    Santa Cruz, NM 87567
    (505)753-4644

  • Rank: #1515.
    St Therese Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1947
    Grades: PK-8311 Shropshire Ave Nw
    Albuquerque, NM 87107
    (505)344-4479

  • Rank: #1616.
    Holy Ghost Catholic School
    Holy Ghost Catholic School Photo - Proudly serving families since 1953
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1953
    Grades: PK-86201 Ross Ave Se
    Albuquerque, NM 87108
    (505)256-1563

  • Rank: #17-1817.-18.
    College Heights Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1954
    Grades: PK-K1210 Wofford Drive
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (575)522-6922

  • Rank: #17-1817.-18.
    Our Lady Of The Assumption Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1954
    Grades: NS-8815 Guaymas Place Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87108
    (505)256-3167

  • Rank: #1919. Founding Date: 1955
    Grades: 6-126400 Wyoming Blvd NE
    Albuquerque, NM 87109
    (505)828-3208

  • Rank: #20-2120.-21.
    St. Frances Cabrini Catholic School
    St. Frances Cabrini Catholic School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1956
    Grades: PK-71000 East 8th Street
    Alamogordo, NM 88310
    (575)437-7821

  • Rank: #20-2120.-21.
    St Pius X High School
    St Pius X High School Photo - SPX students
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1956
    Grades: 9-125301 Saint Josephs Dr Nw
    Albuquerque, NM 87120
    (505)831-8400

  • Rank: #2222.
    Annunciation Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1959
    Grades: PK-82610 Utah St Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
    (505)299-6783

  • Rank: #2323.
    Santa Fe Prep School
    Founding Date: 1963
    Grades: 7-121101 Camino De Cruz Blanca
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505)982-1829

  • Rank: #2424. Founding Date: 1966
    Grades: 6-12532 Osuna Road NE
    Albuquerque, NM 87113
    (505)338-3000

  • Rank: #2525.
    Escuela Del Sol Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Founding Date: 1968
    Grades: PK-81114 7th St Nw
    Albuquerque, NM 87102
    (505)242-3033

  • Rank: #26-2726.-27.
    The Childrens School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 1971
    Grades: NS1060 Cerrillos Road
    Santa Fe, NM 87501
    (505)983-8924

  • Rank: #26-2726.-27.
    La Puerta De Los Ninos
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 1971
    Grades: NS-PK3001 Trellis NW
    Albuquerque, NM 87107
    (505)884-2999

  • Rank: #28-2928.-29.
    Eastern Hills Christian Academy
    Eastern Hills Christian Academy Photo - The sun shines on Eastern Hills Christian Academy!
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1973
    Grades: PK-83100 Morris St Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87111
    (505)294-3373

  • Rank: #28-2928.-29.
    Grace Baptist Academy
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1973
    Grades: PK-122200 Sullivan Ave
    Farmington, NM 87401
    (505)325-7802

  • Rank: #3030.
    Mesilla Valley Christian School
    Mesilla Valley Christian School Photo - Founded in 1974 - MVCS students regularly score well above state and national averages in standardized test scores. Financial aid is available for qualified families.
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1974
    Grades: K-123850 Stern Dr
    Las Cruces, NM 88001
    (575)525-8515

  • Rank: #3131.
    Serendipity Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 1975
    Grades: NS-PK124 Richmond Dr Se
    Albuquerque, NM 87106
    (505)255-7336

  • Rank: #32-3332.-33.
    Christian Heritage Academy
    (Baptist)
    Founding Date: 1976
    Grades: NS-122800 Louisiana Blvd Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
    (505)888-4156

  • Rank: #32-3332.-33.
    Hope Christian Schools Inc
    Hope Christian Schools Inc Photo - Hope Christian Pre-K students celebrating their graduation to Kindergarten!
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1976
    Grades: PK-128005 Louisiana Blvd NE
    Albuquerque, NM 87109
    (505)821-2513

  • Rank: #34-3534.-35.
    Little Earth School
    Little Earth School Photo - Winter on the playground!
    Alternative School
    Founding Date: 1978
    Grades: PK-6321 W Zia Road
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505)988-1968

  • Rank: #34-3534.-35.
    Rio Grande School
    Rio Grande School Photo - 1st grader with our Technology Director in the Media Lab.
    Founding Date: 1978
    Grades: NS-6715 Camino Cabra
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505)983-1621

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