Rio Grande School

Accepting applications for our early childhood (3- and 4-year-olds) and K-6th grade programs for the 2017-2018 academic year. Please call 983-1621 or email admissions@riograndeschool.org to find out more or to schedule a visit.
About Us » At a Glance

At a Glance

AT A GLANCE
 
Enrollment
 
  • 160 students, pre-K through sixth grade; 51% boys, 49% girls
  • Capacity is 16-18 in Pre-K and 20 in Kindergarten through sixth grade
  • 30% students represent diversity, including Hispanic, Native American, Asian, and multiracial families
  • 25% of students receive tuition assistance between 10 and 90% of the cost
 
Faculty
 
  • Nearly 75% of our lead and specialist teachers hold or are actively pursuing a Master's degree
  • More than 75% of our lead and specialist teachers have more than 10 years' teaching experience
  • Full-time associate teachers in Early Childhood Pequenos through first grade; part-time associate teachers in second through sixth grades
 
Academics
 
  • The academic program emphasizes listening, reading, writing, math, social studies, science, Spanish, and computer technology
  • Our Integrated Arts Program blends academic studies with authentic experiences in music, drama, physical education, visual arts, and adventure-based learning
 
Secondary School Placement
 
 
Campus and Facilities
 
  • Our beautiful five-acre campus is set in a residential area of Santa Fe overlooking the Sangre de Cristo Mountains
 
 
Special Programs
 
  • Extended Care for all students
  • Summer program for all students
  • After School Activities Program offers extensive co-curricular experiences for all students
  • Swim Team for K-6 grades and Junior and Varsity Basketball Teams for 3-6 grades
 
Accreditation and Affiliations