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24%
  • Ruidoso High
  • 200 Horton Circle, Ruidoso
  • RUIDOSO MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 559
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
21%
  • White Mountain Elementary
  • 200 Horton Circle, Ruidoso
  • RUIDOSO MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 484
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
14%
  • Ruidoso Middle School
  • 200 Horton Circle, Ruidoso
  • RUIDOSO MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 475
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
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  • Nob Hill Early Childhood Center
  • 200 Horton Circle, Ruidoso
  • RUIDOSO MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS
  • Grades: PK - KG · Students: 198
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
n/a
  • Sierra Vista Primary
  • 200 Horton Circle, Ruidoso
  • RUIDOSO MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS
  • Grades: 1 - 2 · Students: 350
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
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Ruidoso school information

IndexRuidosoNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores19%22%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools766779,221
Total private schoolsn/a16324,874
Total post-secondary schools1557,963
The Ruidoso, NM educational system consists of 7 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Ruidoso public schools have average test scores of 19% which is 13% lower than than the New Mexico average and 61% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Ruidoso public schools is 15:1, compared to 15:1 in New Mexico and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 87.7% have completed high school, 28.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Ruidoso

IndexRuidosoNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade89.6%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school87.7%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college60.9%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.9%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.3%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters8.6%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.7%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.8%1.3%

Ruidoso, NM School Districts

Ruidoso Municipal Schools

There are a total of 7 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Ruidoso. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ruidoso, NM schools is 19%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Ruidoso, NM, an average of 89.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Ruidoso schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Ruidoso, NM schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Capitan, NM1,54824%52%
Ruidoso, NM7,83319%61%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Olivette, MO7,83085%72%
Nantucket, MA7,83061%24%
Maryville, IL7,83745%10%
Spanish Fort, AL7,82558%18%
Webster City, IA7,82580%62%
Ruidoso, NM7,83319%61%
Source: The Ruidoso, 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.