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We are full for the 2024-25 School Year!

Applications are no longer being accepted for ECA for the 2024-25 School Year.  Families of applicants have been notified of acceptance or waitlist status.  Inquiries should be directed to Principal Patrick Arguelles at or (505) 252-0225.

2024-25 Application Process

The deadline to apply for the 2024-25 school year was February 23, 2024. 


  • Lottery applications closed on February 23rd; applications submitted after that deadline were automatically placed on the waitlist.
  • ECA held its LIVE lottery at 8:00 AM on March 1st, 2024.
  • Families were notified of an offer of admissions beginning March 4th, 2024.
  • Families needed to commit to offers by March 22nd.
  • April 8-12: Waitlisted students/families were notified of available slots; lottery non-respondents were notified of change to waitlisted status.

For additional information, please call the school at (505) 247-3658.

ECA Application Timeline (PDF)

Revised Apr. 17, 2024