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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 12 public elementary schools in Codington County, SD, serving 2,645 students.
  • Codington County, SD public elementary school have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the South Dakota public elementary school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 50% statewide average). Elementary schools in Codington County have an average ranking in the top 30% of South Dakota public elementary schools.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Codington County, SD are Lincoln Elementary - 05, Jefferson Elementary - 09 and Mellette Elementary - 07. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the South Dakota public elementary school average of 33% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the South Dakota public elementary school average of 14:1.

Top Codington County Public Elementary Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Florence Elementary - 02 Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    515 Main Ave
    Florence, SD 57235
    (605)758-2412

    Grades: PK-5 | 148 students
  • Florence Middle School - 03 Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank: Top 50%
    515 Main Ave
    Florence, SD 57235
    (605)758-2412

    Grades: 6-8 | 56 students
  • Henry Elementary - 02 Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    111 N Cedar
    Henry, SD 57243
    (605)532-5364

    Grades: PK-4 | 65 students
  • Henry Middle School - 03 Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    111 N Cedar
    Henry, SD 57243
    (605)532-5364

    Grades: 5-8 | 55 students
  • Jefferson Elementary - 09 Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1701 N Maple St
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6390

    Grades: K-4 | 380 students
  • Lincoln Elementary - 05 Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1100 13th St Ne
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6340

    Grades: K-4 | 386 students
  • Mckinley Elementary - 06 Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    5 12th St Sw
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6350

    Grades: PK-4 | 249 students
  • Mellette Elementary - 07 Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    619 2nd St Nw
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6385

    Grades: K-4 | 238 students
  • Roosevelt Elementary - 08 Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    412 2nd St Se
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6360

    Grades: PK-4 | 255 students
  • Watertown Intermediate School - 13 Math: 49% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 50%
    601 11th St Ne
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6355

    Grades: 5-6 | 629 students
  • Waverly-south Shore Elementary - 02 Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    319 Mary Pl
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)886-9174

    Grades: PK-5 | 131 students
  • Waverly-south Shore Middle School - 03 Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    319 Mary Pl
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)886-9174

    Grades: 6-8 | 53 students
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