Avg. test scores 40%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 35%
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Alamogordo school information

IndexAlamogordoNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores29%27%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:115:116:1
Total public schools1666779,221
Total private schools316324,874
Total post-secondary schools2557,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Alamogordo are 40% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 16 public schools in Alamogordo
  • 84.1% of people in Alamogordo have completed 8th grade
  • 82.8% of people in Alamogordo have completed high school
  • 19.8% of people in Alamogordo have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Alamogordo

      IndexAlamogordoNew MexicoNational
      Completed 8th grade84.1%81.4%84.3%
      Completed high school82.8%80.0%83.0%
      Completed some college60.4%58.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.8%34.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.8%26.7%30.3%
      Completed masters8.7%11.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.8%1.3%

      Alamogordo, NM School Districts

      • Alamogordo Public Schools

      There are a total of 16 public schools, 3 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Alamogordo. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Alamogordo, NM schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Alamogordo, NM, an average of 84.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.8% have completed high school.

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      Holloman AFB, NM4,07055%13.3%
      High Rolls, NM53550%3.9%
      Cloudcroft, NM66739%19.6%
      La Luz, NM1,72725%49.1%
      Tularosa, NM2,90724%49.4%
      Alamogordo, NM31,20129%40.1%

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      Alamogordo, NM31,20129%40.1%
      Source: The Alamogordo, NM education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.