Children & Family Resources

The City of Alamogordo hopes that the resources found on this page are helpful to new and seasoned families here in our community.  Alamogordo, local businesses and surrounding communities offer lots of wonderful opportunities for children and families to have everyday life adventures!  From sports and dance to hiking and camping, space camp, robotics teams, zoo fun and so much more.  For City organized programs and events, check out our current activity guide!

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  1. Education
  2. Childcare & Preschools

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Private Schools

Public Schools

Alamogordo Public Schools

Preschool

  • Stepping Stones  |  1200 N. Florida Ave., Building C  |  575-812-5500

Elementary Schools

  • La Luz Elementary  |  99 Alamo St.  |  575-439-3270
  • Desert Star Elementary  |  Playa Azul St.  |  575-812-5750
  • Sierra Elementary  |  2211 Puerto Rico Ave.  |  575-812-5800
  • Buena Vista Elementary  |  2600 19th St.  |  575-812-5100
  • North Elementary  |  1300 N. Florida Ave.  |  575-812-5400
  • Oregon Elementary  |  1500 Oregon Ave.  |  575-812-5600
  • Yucca Elementary  |  310 Dale Scott Ave.  |  575-812-5900
  • Heights Elementary  |  2410 E. 10th St.  |  575-812-5200
  • Holloman Elementary  |  750 Arnold Ave., HAFB  |  575-812-6100

Middle Schools

  • Chaparral Middle School  |  1401 College Ave.  |  575-812-6300
  • Mountain View Middle School  |  500 Washington Ave.  |  575-812-6400
  • Holloman Middle School  |  381 1st St., HAFB  |  575-812-6200

High Schools

  • Alamogordo High School  |  103 Cuba Ave.  |  575-812-6500
  • Academy Del Sol  |  1200 N. Florida Ave.  |  575-812-5500
  1. Martial Arts & Dance
  2. School & Agency Organized Sports
  1. Children's Activities
  2. Children's Organization

Fun Activities

Alamogordo Family Recreation Center

1100 Oregon Ave. | 575-439-4142

Alamo Jump 

1713 E. 10th St., Ste. B  |  575-446-3932

Alameda Park Zoo

1321 N. White Sands Blvd.  |  575-439-4290

Clay Time

908 New York Ave.  |  575-495-5300

Kids' Zone (Multigenerational inclusive playground)

1398 Oregon Ave.

New Mexico Museum of Space History

3198 State Rte 2001  |  575-437-2840

Rocket City Fun Center

3751 Mesa Village Dr. | 575-488-4300

Rollarena Skating Rink

2001 Indian Wells Rd. |  575-437-9810

Cloudcroft Ice Rink (Winter Season)

751 James Canyon Hwy, Cloudcroft, NM 88317  |  575-644-5525

Private Lessons

Jan's Studio of Music

1903 E. 7th St.  |  575-439-1214

Dygert Piano School

1410 N. Scenic Dr.  |  575-434-4274

  1. City Parks & Playgrounds
  2. Family Recreation Center

Child at the playgroundWe have 32 parks located throughout the city that support multiple Youth and Adult Softball Leagues, Youth Baseball, The Pecos League Pupfish Adult Professional Baseball Team, Youth Flag & Tackle Football, Youth Soccer, Adult Roller Derby and more! 

Enjoy the New Disc Golf course at Alameda Park! Take your pet to a safe, fenced dog park at the Bark Park. Partake in year-round golf at the Desert Lakes Golf Course! Beat the summer heat with a cool swim at the Family Recreation Center Pool

View the locations of City Parks here.

Learn more about the Rec Center

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Find Pool Info & Hours

Pool in the Morning

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Pupfish Baseball field

Pupfish Schedule

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