The Village of Hatch has four public educational buildings within the town limits: Hatch Elementary School (Head start, Pre-Kindergarten, and Kindergarten through 2nd grade), Rio Grande Elementary (grades 3rd through 5th), Hatch Valley Middle School (grades 6th through 8th), and Hatch Valley High School (grades 9th through 12th). All Hatch public schools mascot is the Bears. The Superintendent is Linda Hale and their office is located at 203 Foster St. in Hatch. Phone is (575) 267-8200 the Hatch Public School website is

Superintendent office
219 E. Hill St.
Hatch, NM 87937
P: (575) 267-8200

Also part of the Hatch Valley Public Schools is Garfield Elementary School located in Garfield, New Mexico about 10 miles north of Hatch. Garfield Elementary provides education for grades Kindergarten through 5th. The principal is Rey Gonzalez and their mascot is the Gophers. Garfield Elementary School is located at 8227 Hwy. 187 in Garfield, NM and their phone number is (575) 267-8280. Their website is the same as above for Hatch Public Schools

Garfield Elementary School
8227 Hwy. 187
Garfield, NM 87936
P:(575) 267-8280