Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Elementary Schools in South Dakota (2021)

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Public elementary schools in South Dakota achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 52% (2021).
The public elementary schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public elementary school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in South Dakota is Challenge Center - 51 with ≥95%.

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Elementary Schools in South Dakota (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) RLA Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Challenge Center - 51Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
    Grades: 2-53101 S 4th Ave
    Sioux FallsSD 57105
    (605) 367-6170

  • Rank: #22.
    Warner Elementary - 02Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: K-5110 1st Ave Sw
    WarnerSD 57479
    (605) 225-6194

  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Canistota Elementary - 02Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-89%
    Grades: PK-5431 4th Ave
    CanistotaSD 57012
    (605) 296-3458

  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Valley Springs Elementary - 04Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-89%
    Grades: K-4301 Valley Dr
    Valley SpringsSD 57068
    (605) 757-6285

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Dell Rapids Elementary - 02Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: K-4309 W 15th St
    Dell RapidsSD 57022
    (605) 428-5473

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Hanson Elementary - 06Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: PK-5230 6th St
    AlexandriaSD 57311
    (605) 239-4387

  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    Big Stone City Middle School - 03Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥80%
    Grades: 6-8655 Walnut St
    Big Stone CitySD 57216
    (605) 862-8108

  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    Cedar Grove Colony Elementary - 14Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥80%
    Grades: K-836926 266th St
    PlatteSD 57369
    (605) 337-2468

  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    Wolf Creek Colony Elementary - 04Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥80%
    Grades: K-842906 Colony Rd
    FreemanSD 57029
    (605) 925-4216

  • Rank: #10-1410.- 14.
    Arlington Elementary - 02Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: PK-6306 S Main St
    ArlingtonSD 57212
    (605) 983-5741

  • Rank: #10-1410.- 14.
    Groton Area Elementary - 02Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: PK-5810 N 1st St
    GrotonSD 57445
    (605) 397-2317

  • Rank: #10-1410.- 14.
    Platte - Geddes Elementary - 02Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: K-6401 S Iowa Av
    PlatteSD 57369
    (605) 337-2468

  • Rank: #10-1410.- 14.
    Timber Lake Middle School - 03Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: 6-8500 Main St
    Timber LakeSD 57656
    (605) 865-3654

  • Rank: #10-1410.- 14.
    Webster Area Elementary - 03Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: PK-5102 East Ninth Ave
    WebsterSD 57274
    (605) 345-4651

  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Pinedale Elementary - 11Math: 74% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 76%
    Grades: K-54901 W Chicago St
    Rapid CitySD 57702
    (605) 394-1805

  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Vermillion Middle School - 02Math: 60% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 76%
    Grades: 6-8422 Princeton St
    VermillionSD 57069
    (605) 677-7025

  • Rank: #1717.
    Southwest Middle School - 38Math: 63% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 75%
    Grades: 6-84501 Park Dr
    Rapid CitySD 57702
    (605) 394-6792

  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Kimball Elementary - 02Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-79%
    Grades: PK-4300 S East St
    KimballSD 57355
    (605) 778-6231

  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Marion Elementary - 02Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-79%
    Grades: PK-5100 S Cedar
    MarionSD 57043
    (605) 648-3615

  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Rutland Elementary - 02Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-79%
    Grades: K-5102 School St
    RutlandSD 57057
    (605) 586-4352

  • Rank: #2121.
    Tea Area Legacy Elementary - 01Math: 71% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 74%
    Grades: K-4500 W Charish St
    TeaSD 57064
    (605) 498-2700

  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Brandon Elementary - 03Math: 70% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 73%
    Grades: PK-4501 Holly Blvd
    BrandonSD 57005
    (605) 582-6315

  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Corral Drive Elementary - 21Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 73%
    Grades: K-54503 Park Dr
    Rapid CitySD 57701
    (605) 394-6789

  • Rank: #24-3324.- 33.
    All City Elementary - 50Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-74%
    Grades: K-52511 W Brookings St
    Sioux FallsSD 57104
    (605) 367-6120

  • Rank: #24-3324.- 33.
    Bridgewater-emery Elementary - 02Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-74%
    Grades: PK-5510 N Main St
    BridgewaterSD 57319
    (605) 729-2541

  • Rank: #24-3324.- 33.
    Corsica-stickney Elementary - 02Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-74%
    Grades: PK-6506 Main St
    StickneySD 57375
    (605) 732-4221

  • Rank: #24-3324.- 33.
    Elk Point-jefferson Middle School - 03Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-74%
    Grades: 6-8402 S Douglas St
    Elk PointSD 57025
    (605) 356-5901

  • Rank: #24-3324.- 33.
    Faulkton Elementary - 02Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-74%
    Grades: PK-61114 Court St
    FaulktonSD 57438
    (605) 598-6266

  • Rank: #24-3324.- 33.
    Groton Area Middle School - 04Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-74%
    Grades: 6-8406 N 2nd Street
    GrotonSD 57445
    (605) 397-8381

  • Rank: #24-3324.- 33.
    Ipswich Elementary - 02Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-74%
    Grades: PK-5510 2nd Ave
    IpswichSD 57451
    (605) 426-6832

  • Rank: #24-3324.- 33.
    Parkston Elementary - 02Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-74%
    Grades: PK-6102c S Chapman Dr
    ParkstonSD 57366
    (605) 928-3368

  • Rank: #24-3324.- 33.
    Robert Bennis Elementary - 05Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-74%
    Grades: K-42001 S Sioux Blvd
    BrandonSD 57005
    (605) 582-8010

  • Rank: #24-3324.- 33.
    Webster Area Middle School - 02Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 70-74%
    Grades: 6-8102 East Ninth Ave
    WebsterSD 57274
    (605) 345-4651

  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Endeavor Elementary - 07Math: 76% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 72%
    Grades: K-52401 W 95th St
    Sioux FallsSD 57108
    (605) 743-2567

  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Fred Assam Elementary - 06Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 72%
    Grades: K-47700 E Willowwood St
    Sioux FallsSD 57110
    (605) 582-1500

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