Des Moines school information

IndexDes MoinesNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores50%22%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a66779,221
Total private schoolsn/a16324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a557,963
The Des Moines, NM educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Des Moines public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 122% higher than than the New Mexico average and 1% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Des Moines public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in New Mexico and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 77.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 77.9% have completed high school, 11.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Des Moines are 1% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Des Moines.
  • 77.9% of people in Des Moines have completed 8th grade.
  • 77.9% of people in Des Moines have completed high school.
  • 11.8% of people in Des Moines have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Des Moines

IndexDes MoinesNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade77.9%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school77.9%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college25.0%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree11.8%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.8%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters1.5%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.8%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Des Moines, NM10850%1%

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Des Moines, NM10850%1%
Source: The Des Moines, 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.