We reviewed 31,242 U.S. public high schools; 44 New Mexico schools made our rankings.View Rankings
New Mexico high school students are assessed in reading, writing, math and science, and must earn at least 24 credits in specific subjects to graduate. One of those credits must be an honors, Advanced Placement, dual credit or distance learning course, according to the New Mexico Public Education Department.
There are 44 New Mexico schools ranked in 2014 among the U.S. News Best High Schools, 11 of which earned silver medals and 30 that received bronze medals. Three schools earned gold medals including South Valley Academy, part of Albuquerque Public Schools.