Top 3 Best Custer County Public Middle Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public middle schools serving 413 students in Custer County, SD. The top ranked public middle schools in Custer County, SD are Custer Junior High - 05, Elk Mountain Elementary - 01 and Hermosa Elementary - 04. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Custer County, SD public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the South Dakota public middle school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 52% statewide average). Middle schools in Custer County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of South Dakota public middle schools.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the South Dakota public middle school average of 41% (majority American Indian).

Best Custer County Public Middle Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Custer Junior High - 05 Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1645 Wildcat Ln
    Custer, SD 57730
    (605) 673-4473

    Grades: 7-8 | 108 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Elk Mountain Elementary - 01 Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10222 Valley Rd
    Edgemont, SD 57735
    (605) 673-2258

    Grades: PK-8 | 13 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Hermosa Elementary - 04 Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11 4th St
    Hermosa, SD 57744
    (605) 255-4345

    Grades: K-8 | 204 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Red Shirt School - 04 Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Red Shirt Village
    Batesland, SD 57716
    (605) 255-4859

    Grades: PK-8 | 88 students
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