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  • La Luz Elementary
  • 99 Alamo, La Luz
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 295
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1

La Luz school information

IndexLa LuzNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores27%22%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:115:116:1
Total public schools166779,221
Total private schoolsn/a16324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a557,963
The La Luz, NM educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. La Luz public schools have average test scores of 27% which is 21% higher than than the New Mexico average and 45% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of La Luz public schools is 23:1, compared to 15:1 in New Mexico and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 81.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.6% have completed high school, 19.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in La Luz

IndexLa LuzNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade81.4%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school78.6%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college52.0%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.9%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.1%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters9.4%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.8%1.3%

La Luz, NM School Districts

Alamogordo Public Schools

There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in La Luz. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for La Luz, NM schools is 27%. The average student to teacher ratio is 23:1. In La Luz, NM, an average of 81.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.6% have completed high school.

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Source: The La Luz, 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.