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New Mexico Content Standards

New Mexico Content Standards 2020-09-16T15:03:51-06:00

English Language Development & Spanish Language Development


English Language Arts (ELA) & Spanish Language Arts (SLA)

K-12 ELA Common Core State Standards

*New Mexico adopted an additional 15% of state-specific standards in ELA which focus on cultural responsiveness. Read these standards here.

K-12 ELA Essential Elements for Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities


New Mexico Language Arts Instructional Scope


New Mexico Mathematics Instructional Scope


Career and Technical Education


World-Readiness Standards For Learning Languages (WRS)


Physical Education


Health Education


Science


Computer Science


Social Studies

K-4 Social Studies Standards

5-8 Social Studies Standards

9-12 Social Studies Standards

*New Mexico social studies content standards in grades 6-12 are supplemented by the Common Core Standards for literacy in science, social studies, and the technical subjects. View these standards here.

9-12 Social Studies Extended Grade Band Expectations (EGBEs)


Visual & Performing Arts


Other Resources

NMAC Chapter 6 Primary and Secondary Education | Chapter 29 Standards for Excellence

Page last updated September 16, 2020