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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools in Mellette, SD, serving 266 students.
  • Mellette, SD public school have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 52% statewide average). Schools in Mellette have an average ranking in the top 50% of South Dakota public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Mellette, SD are Northwestern Elementary - 04, Northwestern Middle School - 02 and Northwestern High School - 01. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 30% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the South Dakota public school average of 14:1.

Top Mellette, SD Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Northwestern Cyber High School - 92
    221 3rd St
    Mellette, SD 57461
    (605)887-3467

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Northwestern Elementary - 04 Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    221 3rd St
    Mellette, SD 57461
    (605)887-3467

    Grades: PK-5 | 124 students
  • Northwestern High School - 01 Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank: Top 50%
    221 3rd St
    Mellette, SD 57461
    (605)887-3467

    Grades: 9-12 | 79 students
  • Northwestern Middle School - 02 Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    221 3rd St
    Mellette, SD 57461
    (605)887-3467

    Grades: 6-8 | 63 students
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