Top 10 Best Brown County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 5,589 students in Brown County, SD. Brown County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Dakota.
The top ranked public schools in Brown County, SD are Warner Elementary - 02, Frederick Junior High - 03 and Groton Area High School - 01. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Brown County, SD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Brown County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of South Dakota public schools.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 30% (majority American Indian).

Best Brown County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Warner Elementary - 02
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
110 1st Ave Sw
Warner, SD 57479
(605) 225-6194
Grades: K-5
| 151 students
Rank: #22.
Frederick Junior High - 03
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
202 E Main St
Frederick, SD 57441
(605) 329-2145
Grades: 7-8
| 26 students
Rank: #33.
Groton Area High School - 01
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
406 N 2nd Street
Groton, SD 57445
(605) 397-8381
Grades: 9-12
| 165 students
Rank: #44.
Groton Area Elementary - 02
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
810 N 1st St
Groton, SD 57445
(605) 397-2317
Grades: PK-5
| 285 students
Rank: #55.
Warner Middle School - 03
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
110 1st Ave Sw
Warner, SD 57479
(605) 225-6194
Grades: 6-8
| 68 students
Rank: #66.
Groton Area Middle School - 04
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
406 N 2nd Street
Groton, SD 57445
(605) 397-8381
Grades: 6-8
| 127 students
Rank: #77.
C C Lee Elementary - 05
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1900 N State St
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-7500
Grades: K-5
| 403 students
Rank: #88.
Holgate Middle School - 02
Math: 62% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2200 N Dakota St
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-7700
Grades: 6-8
| 522 students
Rank: #99.
Mike Miller Elementary - 07
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3010 Milwaukee Ave Ne
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-7800
Grades: K-5
| 235 students
Rank: #1010.
Warner High School - 01
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
110 1st Ave Sw
Warner, SD 57479
(605) 225-6194
Grades: 9-12
| 94 students
Rank: #1111.
Frederick Elementary - 02
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
202 E Main St
Frederick, SD 57441
(605) 329-2145
Grades: K-6
| 88 students
Rank: #1212.
Simmons Middle School - 03
Math: 54% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1300 S 3rd St
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-7900
Grades: 6-8
| 511 students
Rank: #1313.
Frederick High School - 01
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
202 E Main St
Frederick, SD 57441
(605) 329-2145
Grades: 9-12
| 46 students
Rank: #1414.
Central High School - 01
Math: 41% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2200 S Roosevelt St
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-8100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,343 students
Rank: #1515.
New Beginnings - 89
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1601 Milwaukee Ave Ne
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-8100
Grades: 5-12
| 7 students
Rank: #1616.
May Overby Elementary - 09
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
612 14th Ave Se
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-7300
Grades: K-5
| 389 students
Rank: #1717.
O M Tiffany Elementary - 11
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
819 8th Ave Ne
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-7400
Grades: K-5
| 338 students
Rank: #1818.
Simmons Elementary - 10
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1500 S 3rd St
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-7600
Grades: K-5
| 403 students
Rank: #1919.
Lincoln Elementary - 08
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
414 S 10th St
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-7200
Grades: PK-5
| 363 students
Aberdeen Alternative Learning Center- 12
Alternative School
1300 3 St S
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-7900
Grades: 6-8
| 2 students
Sdsbvi Elementary - 01
Special Education School
423 17th Ave Se
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 626-2580
Grades: PK-8
| 17 students
Sdsbvi High School - 02
Special Education School
423 17th Ave Se
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 626-2580
Grades: 9-12
| 6 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Brown County, SD

Brown County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Po Box 410
Groton, SD 57445
(605) 397-8381
Grades: 9-12
| 169 students
Po Box 410
Groton, SD 57445
(605) 397-8381
Grades: PK-8
| 7 students
640 9th Ave Sw
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 725-7800
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
14625 401st Ave
Stratford, SD 57474
(605) 395-6362
Grades: K-8
| 35 students
14625 401st Ave
Stratford, SD 57474
(605) 395-6362
Grades: 9-12
| 10 students

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