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  • For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools in De Smet, SD, serving 225 students. De Smet, SD public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the South Dakota public elementary school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 52% statewide average). Elementary schools in De Smet have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of South Dakota public elementary schools.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in De Smet, SD are Laura Ingalls Wilder Elementary - 02 and De Smet Middle School - 03. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is less than the South Dakota public elementary school average of 33% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the South Dakota public elementary school average of 14:1.

Top De Smet, SD Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Laura Ingalls Wilder Elementary - 02 Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    407 Ingalls Ave Sw
    De Smet, SD 57231
    (605) 854-3963

    Grades: PK-5 | 166 students
  • De Smet Middle School - 03 Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    405 3rd St Sw
    De Smet, SD 57231
    (605) 854-3423

    Grades: 6-8 | 59 students
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