Taos school information

IndexTaosNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores36%45%68%
Student/Teacher ratio12:115:116:1
Total public schools666779,235
Total private schools216324,875
Total post-secondary schools1557,965

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Taos are 47% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Taos.
  • 84.5% of people in Taos have completed 8th grade.
  • 82.6% of people in Taos have completed high school.
  • 32.9% of people in Taos have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Taos

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  • Chrysalis Alternative522 Evergreen LaneGrades: 07 - 12Students: 29 · Ratio: 8:1n/a
  • Enos Garcia Elementary305 Don FernandoGrades: PK - 05Students: 64 · Ratio: 13:143
  • Taos Academy125 La Posta RdGrades: 05 - 12Students: 127 · Ratio: 17:1n/a
  • Taos Cyber Magnet213 Paseo Del CanonGrades: 09 - 12Students: 19 · Ratio: 19:1n/a
  • Taos High134 CervantesGrades: 09 - 12Students: 728 · Ratio: 20:139
  • Taos Integrated School Of ArtsPo Box 668Grades: PK - 05Students: 89 · Ratio: 14:1n/a
  • Taos Middle235 Paseo Del CanonGrades: 06 - 08Students: 529 · Ratio: 13:136
  • Vista Grande High School111 Paseo Del Canon WestGrades: 09 - 12Students: 11 · Ratio: 11:127

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Education level achieved in Taos

IndexTaosNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade84.5%81.1%83.8%
Completed high school82.6%79.5%82.4%
Completed some college65.6%57.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree43.1%33.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors32.9%26.1%29.3%
Completed masters9.0%11.3%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.7%3.3%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.8%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Ranchos de Taos, NM2,28563%8%
Arroyo Seco, NM1,40852%24%
Taos, NM5,71336%47%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Wadesboro, NC5,71142%39%
Genoa, IL5,71687%28%
Salamanca, NY5,71752%24%
Progreso, TX5,70961%11%
Creve Coeur, IL5,71766%4%
Taos, NM5,71336%47%
Source: The Taos, 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.