Ruidoso Downs school information

IndexRuidoso DownsNew 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 Ruidoso Downs, NM educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Ruidoso Downs 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 Ruidoso Downs public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in New Mexico and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 70.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 63.8% have completed high school, 11.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Ruidoso Downs are equal to the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Ruidoso Downs.
  • 70.3% of people in Ruidoso Downs have completed 8th grade.
  • 63.8% of people in Ruidoso Downs have completed high school.
  • 11.9% of people in Ruidoso Downs have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Ruidoso Downs

IndexRuidoso DownsNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade70.3%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school63.8%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college49.3%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.5%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.9%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters4.6%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.8%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Capitan, NM1,54824%52%
Ruidoso, NM7,83319%61%
Ruidoso Downs, NM2,629n/a 

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Ruidoso Downs, NM2,629n/a 
Source: The Ruidoso Downs, 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.