Top New Mexico Private Schools
- For the 2021 school year, there are 213 top private schools in New Mexico, serving 23,941 students.
- The average private school tuition is $6,954 for elementary schools and $10,504 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 87% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 52% and the student:teacher ratio is 10:1.
Bosque School Photo - Service Learning is an educational experience that takes students from the classroom into community settings, applying academic and real-world concepts while meeting a real community need. At Bosque School, we believe strongly that integrating meaningful service with instruction and reflection will enrich learning, teach civic responsibility, and engage students in issues affecting the larger community locally, nationally, and globally.
Acton Academy Mesilla Valley Photo - We are so pleased that our children are students in this remarkable school! We have seen so much personal growth in both of them as the year has progressed! They are excited to go to school everyday and accomplish so much while they are there. The families at Acton are really wonderful, and we have been nothing but impressed with
Camino De Paz Montessori Secondary School Photo - Using unit ratio to calculate number of quarts of milk needed to make yogurt.
Acton Academy Albuquerque Photo - Even the K-1 Studio has their own student contract designed by the kids!
Top New Mexico Private Schools by County (2021)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 85 Schools12,496 Students48% Minority
- 1 Schools8 Students63% Minority
- 6 Schools1,006 Students14% Minority
- 4 Schools211 Students81% Minority
- 3 Schools516 Students42% Minority
- 12 Schools1,129 Students62% Minority
- 1 Schools77 Students54% Minority
- 4 Schools178 Students34% Minority
- 4 Schools260 Students27% Minority
- 1 Schools48 Students35% Minority
- 3 Schools145 Students54% Minority
- 1 Schools6 Students50% Minority
- 10 Schools1,212 Students88% Minority
- 3 Schools313 Students39% Minority
- 7 Schools513 Students93% Minority
- 2 Schools109 Students9% Minority
- 11 Schools878 Students42% Minority
- 2 Schools241 Students36% Minority
- 13 Schools1,021 Students71% Minority
- 27 Schools2,665 Students46% Minority
- 1 Schools27 Students30% Minority
- 2 Schools397 Students98% Minority
- 1 Schools61 Students95% Minority
- 2 Schools32 Students40% Minority
- 7 Schools392 Students71% Minority
Whether you are just beginning the process of choosing a private school or several months into it, make sure that you keep these five 'must haves' front and center in your thinking.
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