Santa Teresa school information

IndexSanta TeresaNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores25%22%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:115:116:1
Total public schools166779,221
Total private schoolsn/a16324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a557,963
The Santa Teresa, NM educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Santa Teresa public schools have average test scores of 25% which is 10% higher than than the New Mexico average and 50% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Santa Teresa public schools is 16:1, compared to 15:1 in New Mexico and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.0% have completed high school, 28.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Santa Teresa are 50% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Santa Teresa.
  • 80.0% of people in Santa Teresa have completed 8th grade.
  • 80.0% of people in Santa Teresa have completed high school.
  • 28.5% of people in Santa Teresa have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Santa Teresa

IndexSanta TeresaNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade80.0%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school80.0%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college66.2%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.7%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.5%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters13.8%11.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.8%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Fort Bliss, TX9,65079%60%
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Westway, TX4,10772%46%
Santa Teresa, NM4,38825%50%

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Santa Teresa, NM4,38825%50%
Source: The Santa Teresa, 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.