Chama school information

IndexChamaNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores57%45%68%
Student/Teacher ratio12:115:116:1
Total public schools266779,235
Total private schoolsn/a16324,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a557,965

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  • The average school test scores in Chama are 16% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Chama.
  • 82.4% of people in Chama have completed 8th grade.
  • 78.3% of people in Chama have completed high school.
  • 22.5% of people in Chama have completed a bachelors degree.

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  • Chama ElementaryNo Street AddressGrades: PK - 05Students: 84 · Ratio: 13:161
  • Chama MiddleNo Street AddressGrades: 06 - 08Students: 44 · Ratio: 11:154

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Education level achieved in Chama

IndexChamaNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade82.4%81.1%83.8%
Completed high school78.3%79.5%82.4%
Completed some college55.5%57.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree34.5%33.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors22.5%26.1%29.3%
Completed masters8.9%11.3%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.3%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.8%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Chama (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Tierra Amarilla, NM36256%17%
Chama, NM87657%16%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Elizabeth, WV87636%48%
Shabbona, IL87790%32%
Buffalo Center, IA87779%16%
Hermitage, AR87560%12%
Oxford, IA87780%17%
Chama, NM87657%16%
Source: The Chama, NM education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.