Sheep Springs school information

IndexSheep SpringsNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores13%22%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a66779,221
Total private schoolsn/a16324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a557,963
The Sheep Springs, NM educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Sheep Springs public schools have average test scores of 13% which is 44% lower than than the New Mexico average and 75% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Sheep Springs public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in New Mexico and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 76.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 73.8% have completed high school, 10.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Sheep Springs are 75% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Sheep Springs.
  • 76.8% of people in Sheep Springs have completed 8th grade.
  • 73.8% of people in Sheep Springs have completed high school.
  • 10.1% of people in Sheep Springs have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Sheep Springs

IndexSheep SpringsNew MexicoNational
Completed 8th grade76.8%81.4%84.3%
Completed high school73.8%80.0%83.0%
Completed some college40.5%58.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.8%34.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.1%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters2.4%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 Sheep Springs (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Newcomb, NM31913%74%
Sheep Springs, NM28013%75%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Newcastle, NE2800%100%
Mallard, IA28080%62%
Crab Orchard, IL28029%41%
Alexander, ND28025%50%
Orick, CA28050%2%
Sheep Springs, NM28013%75%
Source: The Sheep Springs, 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.