We’re preparing our students for excellence in a multicultural society.
Inside the District
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Students enrolled


Square miles covered by the district. We’re geographically the largest school district in New Mexico.


Free lunch for all students

Latest News

  • School Board Meeting

    Gallup McKinley County Schools will be holding their regularly scheduled School Board Meeting on Monday, May 20, 2024, at the Student Support Center Board Room, located at 640 Boardman Drive at 1:00 PM. May 20th Agenda Watch the School Board Meeting…
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  • Last day of school

    Due to the multiple School Closure Days due to inclement weather, the Last Day for Students is June 12th.
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In-District Transfer Forms now available


Attention Parents: Registration is now open for Preschool, Kindergarten, New and Returning Students.
Forms are Here

Upcoming Events

Developing Our District

Our three-year strategic plan is about empowering our students for the future.

We aim to increase student success, create career pathways, empower our employees, and strengthen community partnerships. Much of this work is already underway, and through these efforts we will build a district where excellence and equity flourish.
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#1 Average proficiency growth ranking
4,857 Square miles: the largest school district in New Mexico
3,356 English-language learners
88% Classroom engagement

Join the GMCS Team

Your impact will be felt here. Join a celebrated culture of pride and unity. Enjoy free housing, a sign-on bonus, and student loan forgiveness. Explore the region’s skiing, biking, hiking, and other recreation.

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