• The Gage Hotel – Marathon, Texas

    Gage Hotel
  • Bullion Plaza School – Miami, Arizona

    Bullion Plaza School
  • Hotel El Capitan – Van Horn, Texas

    Hotel El Capitan
  • Val Verde Hotel – Socorro, New Mexico

    Val Verde Hotel
  • The Owls Club – Tucson, Arizona

    Owls Club
  • El Paso High School – El Paso, Texas

    El Paso High School
  • Trost Residence – El Paso, Texas

    Trost Residence
  • Albuquerque High School – Albuquerque, New Mexico

    Albuquerque High School
  • University of Texas El Paso – El Paso, Texas

    University of Texas El Paso

Hatch Valley Elementary School
Hatch, New Mexico


Description: Hatch Valley Elementary School
Other Names:
Address: Hatch, Dona Ana County, New Mexico
Type: educational; elementary
Original Client: Hatch Valley School District
Historic Inventory: New Mexico Historic Building Survey, 169200-202
Date: 1926
Condition: extant; in use as a school

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation: one story, 168 feet across; probably originally 62 feet deep; faces South

Foundation: concrete
Wall Materials: brick
Roofing Materials: flat
Other Materials:
Remodeling and Additions: gymnasium/ stage addition to main structure on West side; a North wing added; aluminum window surrounds on West and South sides; originally exposed brick, now painted, and entry plastered

Location of Drawings: none known to exist
Location of Documentary Photographs: New Mexico Historic Building Survey; authors; El Paso Public Library: Ponsford 523, perspective view

Bibliography: Rio Grande Reporter, June 25, 1926, A new grammar school by Trost & Trost is being built of tile and stucco.


Prepared for the El Paso Public Library by Lloyd C. and June F. Engelbrecht under a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, 1990