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High school dipl. NAT. AVG.
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Los Alamos school information

Index Los Alamos New Mexico National
Average Test Scores53%27%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools566779,221
Total private schools316324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a557,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Los Alamos are 9% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Los Alamos
  • 94.7% of people in Los Alamos have completed 8th grade
  • 94.3% of people in Los Alamos have completed high school
  • 66.1% of people in Los Alamos have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Los Alamos

      Index Los Alamos New Mexico National
      Completed 8th grade94.7%81.4%84.3%
      Completed high school94.3%80.0%83.0%
      Completed some college85.1%58.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree72.8%34.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors66.1%26.7%30.3%
      Completed masters42.7%11.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree24.2%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate23.0%1.8%1.3%

      Los Alamos, NM School Districts

      • Los Alamos Public Schools

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Los Alamos. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Los Alamos, NM schools is 53%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Los Alamos, NM, an average of 94.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      White Rock, NM5,84555%13.5%
      Española, NM10,07119%61.5%
      Ohkay Owingeh, NM1,22015%68.8%
      Los Alamos, NM12,97853%9.4%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      El Dorado, KS12,97633%32.1%
      Plover, WI12,98144%7.8%
      Claremont, NH12,96938%20.2%
      Lynnfield, MA12,96877%60.4%
      Greenwich, CT12,96767%40.2%
      Los Alamos, NM12,97853%9.4%
      Source: The Los Alamos, NM education data displayed above is derived from the 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.