Ed Gorman, Teacher
I can honestly say I have never experienced a more powerful and effective program for young people. NDI New Mexico is engaging, positive, challenging, motivating and empowering. The dedication to excellence in dancing filters into all aspects of a child’s life.Ed Gorman, Teacher
Agua Fria Elementary


Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 2-5 p.m.

Saturday, December 8, 2018 from 2-5 p.m.

Join this FUN, FAMILY-FRIENDLY event by sponsoring a student in the annual dance marathon. This is a special opportunity for SWAT and Celebration dancers, and After-School Program students to come together, have fun, and DANCE! Help celebrate 25 years of teaching children excellence and raise $25,000 to support our high-quality programs!

Our Mission

NDI New Mexico is founded with the knowledge that the arts have a unique power to engage and motivate children. The purpose of our distinctive programs is to help children develop discipline, a standard of excellence, and a belief in themselves that will carry over into all aspects of their lives.

  • Work Hard
  • Do Your Best
  • Never Give Up
  • Be Healthy


This year, NDI New Mexico will serve nearly 8,500 students from 95 schools in 34 New Mexico communities. Your high-quality, full-color advertisement in our 100-page program book will SUPPORT OUR STUDENTS! Learn more!


NDI New Mexico takes FIRST PLACE SF Reporter Best of Santa Fe 2018!

THANK YOU SANTA FE for voting NDI New Mexico as FIRST PLACE WINNER for Best Dance Company!

An Achievement in Excellence!

“NDI New Mexico outperforms most other charities in America.” – Charity Navigator

NDI New Mexico has attained the coveted four-star rating from Charity Navigator for the third consecutive year – a status earned by only 15% of the charities evaluated, indicating that NDI New Mexico outperforms most other charities in America.

NDI New Mexico Earns Recognition as New Mexico Family-Friendly Workplace

NDI New Mexico earned distinction for its workplace policies by Family Friendly New Mexico, a statewide project developed to recognize companies that have adopted policies that give New Mexico businesses an edge in recruiting and retaining the best employees.