School Choice Options in New Mexico

Public School Open Enrollment

State allows parents to choose any traditional public school for their child, regardless of location?


Public Charter Schools

State has a charter school law allowing for the creation of charter schools?


Public Magnet Schools

State permits public magnet and theme-based schools?


Online Learning

State offers free, full-time online academies, either run by the state or independent organization?


Private School Choice

State offers a private school choice scholarship or tax deduction program?


Homeschooling Freedom

Parents are free to educate their children at home (homeschooling)?


New Mexico Celebrates National School Choice Week

New Mexico Coalition School Choice Rally

January 23, 2017 at 12:00pm

411 S. Capitol Street Santa Fe, NM 87501

Students, Teachers, and School Choice Supporters from across the state are hosting a rally to share their message with New Mexico: School Choice Works!

2nd Annual Jubilee of School Choice

January 20, 2017 at 7:00pm

Courtyard by Marriott

This year, the Jubilee's theme is Reaching for the Stars as we continue our efforts to raise funds for the construction expenses and equipping of the new permanent education facility for Mosaic Academy Charter School.

For all events check out New Mexico'sMaster Events Lists Go!

New Mexico Leadership Makes It Official
January 22-28 2017 is School Choice Week

Governor Susana Martinez has officially proclaimed January 22-28 2017 as "School Choice Week" in New Mexico.

Officials in the following cities and counties have officially proclaimed January 22-28, 2017 School Choice Week:

  • Eddy
  • Loving

For more information, read news releases about specific events planned for the Enchantment State.


Want More?

Members of the media can request a list of school leaders in their state, who can discuss their participation in National School Choice Week by contacting Shelby Doyle at

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