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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 37 top alternative public schools in South Dakota, serving 627 students.
  • Alternative schools aim to help students whose needs may not be successfully met in regular schools.
  • Students who attend alternative schools and may be at risk of educational failure (as indicated by poor grades, truancy, disruptive behavior, pregnancy, or similar factors associated with temporary or permanent withdrawal from school).
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the South Dakota state average of 25%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Top South Dakota Alternative Public Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Aberdeen Aberdeen Alternative Learning Center- 12 Alternative School
    1300 3 St S
    Aberdeen, SD 57401
    (605)725-7900

    Grades: 6-8 | 2 students
  • Plankinton Aurora Plains Academy High School - 05 Alternative School
    1400 E 10th St
    Plankinton, SD 57368
    (605)942-5437

    Grades: 9-12 | 37 students
  • Plankinton Aurora Plains Academy Middle School - 04 Alternative School
    1400 E 10th St
    Plankinton, SD 57368
    (605)942-5437

    Grades: 5-8 | 17 students
  • Belle Fourche Belle Fourche Education Connection - 09 High School Alternative School
    2315 Dakota Ave Lower Level
    Belle Fourche, SD 57717
    (605)723-0955

    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
  • Spearfish Black Hills Academy At Canyon Hills - 08 Alternative School
    2519 Windmill Dr
    Spearfish, SD 57783
    (605)347-4467

    Grades: 7-8 | 1 students
  • Spearfish Black Hills Academy At Canyon Hills Elementary - 09 Alternative School
    2519 Windmill Dr
    Spearfish, SD 57783
    (605)717-1229

    Grades: K-8 | 5 students
  • Spearfish Black Hills Academy At Canyon Hills High School - 07 Alternative School
    2519 Windmill Dr
    Spearfish, SD 57783
    (605)347-4467

    Grades: 9-12 | 2 students
  • Spearfish Black Hills Academy At Canyon Hills High School - 10 Alternative School
    2519 Windmill Dr
    Spearfish, SD 57783
    (605)717-1229

    Grades: 9-12 | 7 students
  • Spearfish Black Hills Education Connection - 03 High School Alternative School
    2910 4th Ave
    Spearfish, SD 57783
    (605)347-4467

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Spearfish Black Hills Education Connections - 06 High School Alternative School
    2910 4th Ave
    Spearfish, SD 57783
    (605)642-8286

    Grades: 10-12 | 31 students
  • Chester Chester Area Cyber School - 39 Alternative School
    500 5th St
    Chester, SD 57016
    (605)489-2411

    Grades: 9-12 | 170 students
  • Eagle Butte E. A. G. L. E. Center High School - 07 Alternative School
    E St
    Eagle Butte, SD 57625
    (605)964-8773

    Grades: 9-12 | 1 students
  • Eagle Butte E.a.g.l.e. Center - 09 Alternative School
    E St
    Eagle Butte, SD 57625
    (605)964-8773

    Grades: 5-8 | n/a students
  • Redfield George S Mickelson Alternative Elementary - 06 Alternative School
    17267 3rd St
    Redfield, SD 57469
    (605)472-4520

    Grades: 2-8 | 5 students
  • Redfield George S Mickelson Alternative High School - 04 Alternative School
    17267 3rd St
    Redfield, SD 57469
    (605)472-4520

    Grades: 9-12 | 22 students
  • Chester High Plains - 06 Alternative School
    500 5th St
    Chester, SD 57016
    (605)489-2411

    Grades: 9-12 | 45 students
  • Nemo Lead-deadwood Career & Technical Education - 10 High School Alternative School
    22023 Job Corps Ctr
    Nemo, SD 57759
    (605)578-2371

    Grades: 9-12 | 114 students
  • Aberdeen New Beginnings Alternative School
    1601 Milwaukee Ave Ne
    Aberdeen, SD 57401
    (605)725-8100

    Grades: 5-12 | 11 students
  • Isabel Northwest Area Ed Cooperative - 01 Alternative School
    503 N Main
    Isabel, SD 57633
    (605)466-2206

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Pine Ridge Oglala Lakota County Alternative - 09 Elementary School Alternative School
    E Hwy 18
    Pine Ridge, SD 57770
    (605)867-5174

    Grades: K-8 | 15 students
  • Parkston Our Home Alternative School
    102a S Chapman Dr
    Parkston, SD 57366
    (605)928-3368

    Grades: 5-12 | 1 students
  • Huron Our Home Asap - 12 Alternative School
    40354 210th St
    Huron, SD 57350
    (605)353-6900

    Grades: 5-12 | 26 students
  • Huron Our Home Rediscovery - 77 Alternative School
    40354-210th St
    Huron, SD 57350
    (605)353-6900

    Grades: 5-12 | n/a students
  • Hartford Sequel Transition Academy - 07 Alternative School
    46560 264th St
    Hartford, SD 57033
    (605)528-3799

    Grades: 9-12 | 27 students
  • Custer Star Evergreen High School Alternative School
    12279 Brady Dr
    Custer, SD 57730
    (605)673-2521

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Custer Star Evergreen Junior High School Alternative School
    12279 Brady Dr
    Custer, SD 57730
    (605)673-2521

    Grades: 7-8 | n/a students
  • Sioux Falls Summit Oaks Shelter Care - 71 Alternative School
    621 E Presentation St
    Sioux Falls, SD 57104
    (605)367-4277

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Sioux Falls Summit Oaks-residential Alternative School
    621 E Presentation Ave
    Sioux Falls, SD 57104
    (605)367-4385

    Grades: K-12 | 10 students
  • Sioux Falls Teachwell Academy - 04 Alternative School
    715 E 14th St
    Sioux Falls, SD 57104
    (605)367-7680

    Grades: 5-8 | 4 students
  • Sioux Falls Teachwell Academy High School - 01 Alternative School
    715 E 14th St
    Sioux Falls, SD 57104
    (605)367-7680

    Grades: 9-12 | 39 students
  • Mission Todd County Achievement - 17 Alternative School
    118 E Denver Drive
    Mission, SD 57555
    (605)856-3544

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Sioux Falls Voa - Adol Treat - 73 Alternative School
    1401 W 51st St
    Sioux Falls, SD 57104
    (605)367-4293

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Sioux Falls Voa - New Start - 72 Alternative School
    1401 W 51st St
    Sioux Falls, SD 57105
    (605)334-1414

    Grades: 5-12 | n/a students
  • Sioux Falls Voa - Shelter Care - 62 Alternative School
    908 N W Ave
    Sioux Falls, SD 57104
    (605)367-7900

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Wessington Springs Wessington Springs Elementary School Cyber School - 94 Alternative School
    302 Dakota Ave North
    Wessington Springs, SD 57382
    (605)539-9391

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
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