Placitas school information

IndexPlacitasNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scoresn/a22%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a66779,221
Total private schoolsn/a16324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a557,963
The Placitas, NM educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Placitas public schools have average test scores of n/a which is equal to than the New Mexico average and equal to than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Placitas public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in New Mexico and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 96.1% have completed high school, 49.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Placitas are equal to the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Placitas.
  • 96.1% of people in Placitas have completed 8th grade.
  • 96.1% of people in Placitas have completed high school.
  • 49.8% of people in Placitas have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Placitas

IndexPlacitasNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade96.1%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school96.1%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college81.5%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree55.7%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors49.8%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters22.7%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.9%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.8%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
San Antonito, NM1,18662%26%
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Corrales, NM8,47425%50%
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Placitas, NM4,853n/a 

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Placitas, NM4,853n/a 
Source: The Placitas, 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.