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New Mexico Content Standards

///New Mexico Content Standards
New Mexico Content Standards 2018-06-28T16:07:15+00:00

Visit the New Mexico Common Core website to learn more about the Common Core State Standards.

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.


World-Readiness Standards For Learning Languages (WRS)

Physical Education

Health Education


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

Visual & Performing Arts

Other Resources

Aligning Curricula to meet State Standards for each Grade Level and Subject Area

HB911 (New Mexico Statute 22-13-1.6)


NMPED Assessment Frameworks- Coming Soon!

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

Page last updated June 28, 2018