Deming school information

IndexDemingNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores14%22%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:115:116:1
Total public schools1366779,221
Total private schoolsn/a16324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a557,963
The Deming, NM educational system consists of 13 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Deming public schools have average test scores of 14% which is 36% lower than than the New Mexico average and 71% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Deming public schools is 21:1, compared to 15:1 in New Mexico and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 64.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 61.5% have completed high school, 13.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Deming are 71% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Deming.
  • 64.3% of people in Deming have completed 8th grade.
  • 61.5% of people in Deming have completed high school.
  • 13.2% of people in Deming have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Deming

IndexDemingNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade64.3%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school61.5%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college35.3%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree19.9%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.2%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters5.4%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.6%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.8%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Deming, NM14,58214%71%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Yankton, SD14,58545%9%
Cahokia, IL14,5746%87%
Greensburg, PA14,57268%38%
Phillipsburg, NJ14,57042%14%
Powder Springs, GA14,59645%8%
Deming, NM14,58214%71%
Source: The Deming, 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.