Top 3 Best Las Cruces Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 9 private schools serving 1,160 students in Las Cruces, NM (there are 45 public schools, serving 25,212 public students). 4% of all K-12 students in Las Cruces, NM are educated in private schools compared to the NM state average of 7%.
The best top ranked private schools in Las Cruces, NM include Mission Academy, Cornerstone Christian Academy and Las Cruces Catholic School.
The average acceptance rate is 86%, which is lower than the New Mexico private school average acceptance rate of 87%.
78% of private schools in Las Cruces, NM are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Assembly of God).

Top Ranked Las Cruces Private Schools (2022-23)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Mission Academy
Mission Academy 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
Special Program Emphasis
(2)
1730 Tierra de Mesilla
Las Cruces, NM 88005
(575) 449-4796
Grades: K-12
| 96 students
Cornerstone Christian Academy
Cornerstone Christian Academy Photo
(Baptist)
(1)
5301 Cortez Ave
Las Cruces, NM 88012
(575) 532-0902
Grades: PK-12
| 120 students
Las Cruces Catholic School
Las Cruces Catholic School Photo
(Catholic)
1331 N Miranda St
Las Cruces, NM 88005
(575) 526-2517
Grades: PK-12
| 276 students
Mesilla Valley Christian School
Mesilla Valley Christian School Photo - Above all, we are a Christian college preparatory school that places a high value on academic success. 95% attend college, last year over $1.6M in scholarships were offered to our senior class, an average of $58,00/senior. MVCS graduates have been accepted at top universities nationwide including West Point, Harvard, Middlebury (CT), U.S. Air Force Academy, Pepperdine, Letourneau, Colorado Christian, etc.
(Christian)
(1)
3850 Stern Dr
Las Cruces, NM 88001
(575) 525-8515
Grades: K-12
| 275 students
College Heights Kindergarten
Alternative School (Christian)
1210 Wofford Drive
Las Cruces, NM 88001
(575) 522-6922
Grades: PK-K
| 83 students
Colleges Heights Kindergarten
Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
1210 Wofford
Las Cruces, NM 88001
(505) 522-5922
Grades: PK-K
| 120 students
Las Cruces Academy
Las Cruces Academy Photo - Kindergarteners diving into new books at our in-house book fair
Special Program Emphasis
(3)
1755 Avenida de Mercado, Mesilla (not a mailing address)
Las Cruces, NM 88011
(575) 521-9384
Grades: PK-8
| 44 students
Mission Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
2752 N Roadrunner Pkwy
Las Cruces, NM 88011
(575) 532-5489
Grades: PK-5
| 43 students
Noah's Ark Learning Center
Daycare / Preschool (Assembly of God)
1605 S Valley Dr
Las Cruces, NM 88005
(505) 524-0827
Grades: PK-K
| 103 students
[+] Show Closed Private Schools in Las Cruces, New Mexico

Las Cruces, New Mexico Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Las Cruces Catholic/ihm Campus (Closed 2004)
Daycare / Preschool (Catholic)
865 East Idaho Ave
Las Cruces, NM 88001
(505) 524-2141
Grades: PK-K
| 98 students

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