Largest South Dakota Public Schools

The average public school in South Dakota has approximately 200 students (2024).
The public schools with the largest student enrollments are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The largest public school in South Dakota (by enrollment) is Lincoln High School - 02 with 1,898 students.
# Students Range: 692 1,898 Avg. # Students: 1,056

Largest South Dakota Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
# Students
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Lincoln High School - 02
(Math: 52% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Students: 1,898
Grades: 9-12
2900 S Cliff Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
(605) 367-7990
Rank: #22.
Washington High School - 01
(Math: 36% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 1,873
Grades: 9-12
501 N Sycamore Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57110
(605) 367-7970
Rank: #33.
Central High School - 41
(Math: 27% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 1,844
Grades: 9-12
433 Mt Rushmore Rd
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 394-4023
Rank: #44.
Roosevelt High School - 03
(Math: 37% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 1,803
Grades: 9-12
6600 W 41st St
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
(605) 362-2860
Rank: #55.
Stevens High School - 42
(Math: 46% | Reading: 80%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Students: 1,726
Grades: 9-12
4215 Raider Rd
Rapid City, SD 57702
(605) 394-4051
Rank: #66.
Jefferson High School - 67
(Math: 41% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Students: 1,505
Grades: 9-12
1600 N Marion Rd
Sioux Falls, SD 57101
(605) 367-6184
Rank: #77.
Harrisburg High School - 01
(Math: 38% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 1,478
Grades: 9-12
1300 W Willow St
Harrisburg, SD 57032
(605) 743-2567
Rank: #88.
Central High School - 01
(Math: 41% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Students: 1,412
Grades: 9-12
2200 S Roosevelt St
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-8100
Rank: #99.
Brandon Valley High School - 01
(Math: 72% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Students: 1,306
Grades: 9-12
301 S Splitrock Blvd
Brandon, SD 57005
(605) 582-3211
Rank: #1010.
Watertown High School - 01
(Math: 39% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Students: 1,259
Grades: 9-12
200 Ne 9th St
Watertown, SD 57201
(605) 882-6316
Rank: #1111.
Memorial Middle School - 04
(Math: 50% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Students: 1,179
Grades: 6-8
1401 S Sertoma Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
(605) 362-2785
Rank: #1212.
Ben Reifel Middle School - 68
(Math: 32% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 1,002
Grades: 6-8
6700 E 41st St
Sioux Falls, SD 57110
(605) 371-4155
Rank: #1313.
Brookings High School - 01
(Math: 40% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 999
Grades: 9-12
530 Elm Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
(605) 696-4100
Rank: #1414.
Patrick Henry Middle School - 07
(Math: 54% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Students: 967
Grades: 6-8
2200 S 5th Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
(605) 367-7639
Rank: #1515.
Yankton High School - 01
(Math: 45% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Students: 944
Grades: 9-12
1801 Summit St
Yankton, SD 57078
(605) 665-2073
Rank: #1616.
Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17
(Math: 60% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Students: 941
Grades: PK-5
7900 W 53rd St
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
(605) 362-3560
Rank: #1717.
Mitchell High School - 01
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Students: 916
Grades: 9-12
920 N Capital St
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 995-3034
Rank: #1818.
Patriot Elementary -06
(Math: 53% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Students: 913
Grades: K-3
421 Don Williams Dr
Box Elder, SD 57719
(605) 923-0080
Rank: #1919.
Edison Middle School - 06
(Math: 40% | Reading: 51%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 894
Grades: 6-8
2101 S West Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
(605) 367-7643
Rank: #2020.
Discovery Elementary - 26
(Math: 61% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Students: 857
Grades: PK-5
1506 S Discovery Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
(605) 362-3530
Rank: #2121.
T F Riggs High School - 01
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Students: 854
Grades: 9-12
1010 E Broadway Ave
Pierre, SD 57501
(605) 773-7350
Rank: #2222.
Sturgis Brown High School - 01
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Students: 841
Grades: 9-12
12930 E Hwy 34
Sturgis, SD 57785
(605) 347-2686
Rank: #2323.
George S. Mickelson Middle School - 02
(Math: 32% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 796
Grades: 6-8
1801 12th St S
Brookings, SD 57006
(605) 696-4500
Rank: #2424.
Douglas High School - 03
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Students: 790
Grades: 9-12
420 Patriot Dr
Box Elder, SD 57719
(605) 923-0030
Rank: #2525.
Harrisburg North Middle School - 08
(Math: 45% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Students: 783
Grades: 6-8
2201 W 95th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
(605) 743-2567
Rank: #2626.
Huron High School - 01
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 774
Grades: 9-12
701 18th St Sw
Huron, SD 57350
(605) 353-7800
Rank: #2727.
Spearfish High School - 01
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Students: 751
Grades: 9-12
1725 N Main
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 717-1212
Rank: #2828.
Whittier Middle School - 08
(Math: 12% | Reading: 21%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 725
Grades: 6-8
930 E 6th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
(605) 367-7620
Rank: #2929.
George Mcgovern Middle School -09
(Math: 15% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 724
Grades: 6-8
6221 W Maple St
Sioux Falls, SD 57107
(605) 367-4440
Rank: #3030.
Brandon Elementary - 03
(Math: 65% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Students: 713
Grades: PK-4
501 Holly Blvd
Brandon, SD 57005
(605) 582-6315
Rank: #3131.
Brandon Valley Intermediate - 07
(Math: 58% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Students: 710
Grades: 5-6
201 W Park St
Brandon, SD 57005
(605) 582-6035
Rank: #3232.
Brandon Valley Middle School - 02
(Math: 57% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Students: 707
Grades: 7-8
700 Holly Blvd
Brandon, SD 57005
(605) 582-3214
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Georgia Morse Middle School - 02
(Math: 46% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 699
Grades: 6-8
309 E Capitol Ave
Pierre, SD 57501
(605) 773-7330
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
John Harris Elementary - 23
(Math: 67% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Students: 699
Grades: PK-5
3501 E 49th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
(605) 371-4111
Rank: #3535.
Huron Middle School - 02
(Math: 32% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Students: 692
Grades: 6-8
1045 18th Sw
Huron, SD 57350
(605) 353-6900
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the South Dakota average public schools student size?
The South Dakota average public schools student size is 200 for 2024.
What are the public schools with the largest student size in South Dakota?
The best top ranked public schools in South Dakota include Lincoln High School - 02, Washington High School - 01 and Central High School - 41.
What is public high school and public elementary school with the largest student size in South Dakota?
The public high school with the largest student size in South Dakota is Lincoln High School - 02, with a value of 1,898. The public elementary school with the largest student size is Memorial Middle School - 04, with a value of 1,179.

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