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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 10 public schools in Hamlin County, SD, serving 1,405 students.
  • Hamlin County, SD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Hamlin County have an average ranking in the top 20% of South Dakota public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Hamlin County, SD are Castlewood Elementary - 02, Hamlin Elementary - 09 and Hamlin Middle School - 02. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 30% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the South Dakota public school average of 14:1.

Top Hamlin County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Castlewood Elementary - 02 Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 5%
    310 E Harry St
    Castlewood, SD 57223
    (605)793-2497

    Grades: PK-6 | 171 students
  • Castlewood High School - 01 Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank: Top 50%
    310 E Harry St
    Castlewood, SD 57223
    (605)793-2497

    Grades: 9-12 | 83 students
  • Castlewood Junior High - 03 Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    310 E Harry St
    Castlewood, SD 57223
    (605)793-2497

    Grades: 7-8 | 41 students
  • Claremont Colony Elementary - 04 Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    46271 184th St
    Castlewood, SD 57223
    (605)793-2497

    Grades: K-8 | 10 students
  • Estelline Elementary - 02 Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    404 6th St N
    Estelline, SD 57234
    (605)873-2201

    Grades: PK-6 | 177 students
  • Estelline High School - 01 Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank: Top 30%
    708 Davis Ave
    Estelline, SD 57234
    (605)873-2201

    Grades: 9-12 | 77 students
  • Estelline Junior High - 03 Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    708 Davis Ave
    Estelline, SD 57234
    (605)873-2201

    Grades: 7-8 | 31 students
  • Hamlin Elementary - 09 Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    44577 188th St
    Hayti, SD 57241
    (605)783-3631

    Grades: PK-5 | 430 students
  • Hamlin High School - 01 Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank: Top 50%
    44577 188th St
    Hayti, SD 57241
    (605)783-3644

    Grades: 9-12 | 205 students
  • Hamlin Middle School - 02 Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    44577 188th St
    Hayti, SD 57241
    (605)783-3644

    Grades: 6-8 | 180 students
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