Seven public schools serve the Town of Silver City: A high school, middle school and four elementary schools, plus Aldo Leopold High School
, a charter magnet school serving high school students.
Cliff High School and Cliff Elementary are also part of the Silver Consolidated School District
, and serve the nearby community of Cliff. Students living to the south of Silver City are served by the Cobre Consolidated School District
Elementary schools are distributed evenly across the town. Both La Plata Middle School and Silver High School are in the north-central part of Silver City.