From a humble beginning in 1956 in the basement of St. Charles
Borromeo, St. Pius X has grown to a top-notch academic and
values-oriented school, recognized as one of the most outstanding
secondary schools in New Mexico and the Southwest. Administered by the
Archdiocese of Santa Fe, St. Pius X is fully accredited by The North
Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
Our students come from all areas of metropolitan Albuquerque and
accurately reflect its diversity. Just over 730 young men and women from
grades 9 to 12 make up the student body. The typical St. Pius X student
is active in school activities, athletics and fine arts while striving
to prepare for their future. Over 98 percent of St. Pius X graduates go
on to colleges and universities throughout the nation with many of them
earning scholarships. The class of 2014 earned $14.7 million in college
Proud of the continuing success of its students, the school aspires
to meet the challenges of modern life, which now moves at the speed of
electronic impulses. Students are educated in current in technology,
knowledge, ethics, concepts and issues to succeed in the real world. A
fine balance between where we’ve been and where we’re going sets St.
Pius X apart.