Top 10 Best Davison County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 3,231 students in Davison County, SD. Davison County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Dakota.
The top ranked public schools in Davison County, SD are Ethan High School - 01, Ethan Elementary - 02 and Ethan Junior High - 03. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Davison County, SD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Davison County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of South Dakota public schools.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 30% (majority American Indian).

Best Davison County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ethan High School - 01
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
320 S 2nd St
Ethan, SD 57334
(605) 227-4211
Grades: 9-12
| 78 students
Rank: #22.
Ethan Elementary - 02
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
320 S 2nd St
Ethan, SD 57334
(605) 227-4211
Grades: PK-6
| 150 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Ethan Junior High - 03
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
320 S 2nd St
Ethan, SD 57334
(605) 227-4211
Grades: 7-8
| 40 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Mount Vernon Middle School - 03
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
500 N Main
Mount Vernon, SD 57363
(605) 236-5237
Grades: 6-8
| 53 students
Rank: #55.
Gertie Belle Rogers Elementary - 04
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1301 N Kimball St
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 995-3091
Grades: K-5
| 424 students
Rank: #66.
Mitchell High School - 01
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
920 N Capital St
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 995-3034
Grades: 9-12
| 777 students
Rank: #77.
L. B. Williams Elementary - 03
Math: 60% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1420 W University Blvd
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 995-3090
Grades: K-5
| 513 students
Rank: #88.
Longfellow Elementary - 05
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
110 N Mentzer St
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 995-3092
Grades: K-5
| 347 students
Rank: #99.
Mitchell Middle School - 02
Math: 51% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
800 W 10th Ave
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 995-3051
Grades: 6-8
| 638 students
Rank: #1010.
Mount Vernon Elementary - 02
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
500 N Main
Mount Vernon, SD 57363
(605) 236-5237
Grades: PK-5
| 110 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Abbott House Elementary - 06
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
909 Court Merrill St
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 996-2486
Grades: K-8
| 10 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Mount Vernon High School- 01
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
500 N Main
Mount Vernon, SD 57363
(605) 236-5237
Grades: 9-12
| 67 students
909 Court Merrill St
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 996-2486
Grades: 9-12
| 24 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Davison County, SD

Davison County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
James Valley Ed Co-op (Closed 2009)
Special Education School
929 E 2nd Ave
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 995-3021
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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