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Contact Our Area Schools
University:
Western New Mexico University (505) 538-6336
P.O, Box 680
Silver City, NM 88062

Silver City Public Schools:
Administrative Offices (505) 388-1527
2810 N. Swan Street
Silver City, NM 88061
All Silver City public schools use the address listed above.

Silver High School:
Silver High School Office (505) 388-2355
Silver High Optional School (505 538-9670

Junior High School:
La Plata Middle School (505) 538-3774
Special Education (505) 388-1995

Elementary Schools:
Harrison Schmitt (505) 388-1387
Jose Barrios (505 548-2032
Sixth Street School (505) 538-2381
Stout Education (505) 388-2507

Cliff Schools:
Cliff Schools (505) 535-2051
Cliff High School (505) 535-2222
Students may attend out of boundary schools with permission of principal.

Pre-Schools:
Down to Earth School (505) 388-2902
112 E. 11th Street
Silver City, NM 88061

El Grito Headstart Program (505) 538-5459
P.O. Box 1536
Silver City, NM 88062

Guadalupe Montessori (505) 388-3343
1731 Alabama Street
Silver City, NM 88061

Methodist Child Care (505) 538-2667
300 W. College Avenue
Silver City, NM  88062

Cobre Consolidated Schools Superintendent's Office (505) 527-3371
P.O. Bin R
Bayard, NM 88023

Cobre High School (505) 537-3321
P.O. Box 749
Bayard, NM 88023

C.C. Snell Jr. High (505) 537-3359
P.O. Box 729
Bayard, NM 88023

Elementary Schools:
Bayard Elementary (505) 537-3378
P.O. Drawer S
Bayard, NM Education
 Special Education
 P.O. Bin R
 Bayard, NM 88023

Central Elementary (505) 537-3378
P.O. Box 315
Central, NM 88026

Hurley Elementary (505) 537-3309
P.O. Box U
Hurley NM 88043

San Lorenzo School (505) 536-9348
HC71 Box 1500
San Lorenzo, NM 88057
Cobre students may attend out of boundary schools with permission of either superintendent or principal.

Alternative Schooling:
Agage Community Christian (505) 538-3467
1301 Santa Rita Street
Silver City, NM 88061

College Street Community School (505) 388-3817
3110 Hwy. 180 East
Silver City, NM 88061

Gila Academy (505) 388-5275
(Private College Prep. High School)
609 W. Market Street
Silver City, NM 88061

Meadow Hawks Erdkinder (505) 388-1253
Unit 76, Box 3
Silver City, NM 88062

Silver City Christian Academy (505) 388-1223
1735 32nd Street
Silver City, NM 88061
Students may attend out of boundary school with principal's permission.

Business
Business & Employment

New Mexico Department of Labor
1-505-538-3737
410 W. Broadway
Silver City 88061

Small Business Development Center
1-505-538-6320
P.O. Box 2672
WNMU Glaser Hall
Silver City 88062

Silver City Grant County Economic Development
1-505-538-6341
FAX 548-6341
P.O. Box 2672
WNMU Glaser Hall
Silver City 88062

Cooperative Ownership Development Corp.
1-505-388-1604
610 N. Silver
Silver City 88061

Major Employers
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| --- | --- |
|  EMPLOYER  |  EMPLOYEES
|  Phelps Doge/Chino Mines  |  1308
|  Gila Regional Medical Ctr.  |  *475
|  Silver City Schools  |  400
|  Phelps Dodge/Tryone Branch  |  383
|  Ft. Bayard Medical Center  |  297
|  |  *52
|  Western New Mexico Univ.  |  250
|  Wal-Mart  |  *225
|  Cobre Schools  |  205
|  U.S. Forest Service  |  180
|  |  *145
|  Town of Silver City  |  *175
|  County of Grant  |  111
|  Snappy Mart Stores  |  60
|  Sunwest Bank  |  55
|  Drifter/Copper Manor  |  50
|  Cyprus/Pinos Altos  |  45

* Includes full time and part time.
** Seasonal employment.



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