Avg. test scores 83%
High school dipl. 17%
Bachelors degree 29%

Socorro school information

IndexSocorroNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores17%22%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:115:116:1
Total public schools666779,221
Total private schoolsn/a16324,874
Total post-secondary schools1557,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Socorro are 65% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Socorro
  • 70.9% of people in Socorro have completed 8th grade
  • 68.5% of people in Socorro have completed high school
  • 21.4% of people in Socorro have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Socorro

      IndexSocorroNew MexicoNational
      Completed 8th grade70.9%81.4%84.3%
      Completed high school68.5%80.0%83.0%
      Completed some college45.8%58.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree27.3%34.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors21.4%26.7%30.3%
      Completed masters8.4%11.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.5%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.8%1.8%1.3%

      Socorro, NM School Districts

      • Socorro Consolidated Schools

      There are a total of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Socorro. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Socorro, NM schools is 17%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Socorro, NM, an average of 70.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 68.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Polvadera, NM48617%65%
      San Antonio, NM1313%75%
      Socorro, NM8,76017%65%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      South Amboy, NJ8,76236%27%
      Cloverdale, CA8,76334%32%
      Booneville, MS8,76442%14%
      Elgin, TX8,75664%30%
      Helena Valley West Central, MT8,75350%2%
      Socorro, NM8,76017%65%
      Source: The Socorro, 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.