Avg. test scores 60%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 50%

Truth or Consequences school information

IndexTruth or ConsequencesNew MexicoNational
Average Test Scores20%22%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a66779,221
Total private schools116324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a557,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Truth or Consequences are 60% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Truth or Consequences
  • 76.3% of people in Truth or Consequences have completed 8th grade
  • 74.0% of people in Truth or Consequences have completed high school
  • 15.2% of people in Truth or Consequences have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Truth or Consequences

      IndexTruth or ConsequencesNew MexicoNational
      Completed 8th grade76.3%81.4%84.3%
      Completed high school74.0%80.0%83.0%
      Completed some college45.0%58.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.3%34.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors15.2%26.7%30.3%
      Completed masters6.6%11.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.8%1.3%

      Truth or Consequences, NM School Districts

      • Truth or Consequences Schools

      There are a total of n/a public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Truth or Consequences. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Truth or Consequences, NM schools is 20%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Truth or Consequences, NM, an average of 76.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 74.0% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Truth or Consequences, NM6,15720%60%

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      Truth or Consequences, NM6,15720%60%
      Source: The Truth or Consequences, 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.