Southwest New Mexico Council of Governments

Southwest New Mexico Council of Governments Board Members

Local Governments

Educational Institutions

El Grito Head Start

El Grito Head Start provides affordable, quality, child care and comprehensive support services for children four to five years of age and their families with respect for individual differences.

Cobre Consolidated Schools

Home of the Indians

"Based on the belief that: every individual can learn and succeed; the Cobre Consolidated School communities are committed to helping each learner reach his/her potential toward becoming a productive and fulfilled member of society." 

Deming Public Schools

Home of the Wildcats

The Board of Education, staff, and community join forces to provide a high quality, comprehensive education for all Deming Public Schools students so that they will have the opportunity to prepare themselves to become productive, responsible, and culturally enriched citizens allowing them to meet the challenges of an ever-changing, global society.

Western New Mexico University

Home of the Mustangs

WNMU aspires to be the premier teaching university excelling in student-centeredness, the liberal arts and sciences, professional programs, and career and technical preparation. We educate with rigor and compassion diverse learners who achieve career goals, gain civic literacy, practice social responsibility, and engage in lifelong pursuit of learning. Valuing the traditional academy and taking pride in our history and regional cultural heritages, we embrace innovation and transformation for a sustainable future in an ever-changing world of local and global connections.

Special Districts