Fort Sumner school information

IndexFort SumnerNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores34%22%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:115:116:1
Total public schools366779,221
Total private schoolsn/a16324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a557,963
The Fort Sumner, NM educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Fort Sumner public schools have average test scores of 34% which is 51% higher than than the New Mexico average and 32% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Fort Sumner public schools is 12:1, compared to 15:1 in New Mexico and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 77.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 77.3% have completed high school, 1.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Fort Sumner are 32% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Fort Sumner.
  • 77.3% of people in Fort Sumner have completed 8th grade.
  • 77.3% of people in Fort Sumner have completed high school.
  • 1.4% of people in Fort Sumner have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Fort Sumner

IndexFort SumnerNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade77.3%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school77.3%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college39.3%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree5.1%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors1.4%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters0.9%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.8%1.3%

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Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Fort Sumner, NM1,24334%32%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Calverton Park, MO1,24317%66%
Entiat, WA1,24341%16%
Port Orford, OR1,24357%16%
Stoneville, NC1,24332%35%
Adrian, MN1,24360%21%
Fort Sumner, NM1,24334%32%
Source: The Fort Sumner, 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.