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Roswell school information

Index Roswell New Mexico National
Average Test Scores29%27%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:115:116:1
Total public schools2466779,221
Total private schools616324,874
Total post-secondary schools3557,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Roswell are 40% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 24 public schools in Roswell
  • 75.8% of people in Roswell have completed 8th grade
  • 74.3% of people in Roswell have completed high school
  • 20.1% of people in Roswell have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Roswell

      Index Roswell New Mexico National
      Completed 8th grade75.8%81.4%84.3%
      Completed high school74.3%80.0%83.0%
      Completed some college53.8%58.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree29.2%34.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.1%26.7%30.3%
      Completed masters6.4%11.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.2%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.8%1.3%

      Roswell, NM School Districts

      • Roswell Independent Schools
      • Las Cruces Public Schools

      There are a total of 24 public schools, 6 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Roswell. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Roswell, NM schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Roswell, NM, an average of 75.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 74.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Dexter, NM1,06120%58.3%
      Roswell, NM47,75129%40.4%

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      Monroe, LA47,90655%13.8%
      Roswell, NM47,75129%40.4%
      Source: The Roswell, 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.