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  • Santa Teresa Elementary
  • 201 Commerciantes, Santa Teresa
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 651
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Santa Teresa High
  • 100 Airport Road, Santa Teresa
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,233
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1

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.

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%

Santa Teresa, NM School Districts

Gadsden Independent Schools

There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Santa Teresa. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Santa Teresa, NM schools is 25%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Santa Teresa, NM, an average of 80.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.0% have completed high school.

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Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Fort Bliss, TX9,65079%60%
El Paso, TX678,05876%54%
Vinton, TX1,54975%51%
Canutillo, TX5,69574%51%
Westway, TX4,10772%46%
Santa Teresa, NM4,38825%50%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Buchanan, MI4,38844%11%
Reidland, KY4,38861%24%
Edgewood, OH4,38979%60%
Rogersville, TN4,38954%9%
Viroqua, WI4,38434%32%
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.