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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 363 students in Miner County, SD. Miner County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Dakota.
The top ranked public schools in Miner County, SD are Shannon Colony Elementary - 08, Howard Elementary - 02 and Howard Junior High - 05. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Miner County, SD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Miner County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of South Dakota public schools.
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).

Top Miner County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Shannon Colony Elementary - 08 Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    43945 235th St.
    Winfred, SD 57076
    (605) 772-4443

    Grades: K-8 | 28 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Howard Elementary - 02 Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    201 N Minnie St
    Howard, SD 57349
    (605) 772-4443

    Grades: K-6 | 171 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Howard Junior High - 05 Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    500 N Section Line
    Howard, SD 57349
    (605) 772-5515

    Grades: 7-8 | 58 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Howard High School - 01 Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    500 N Section Line
    Howard, SD 57349
    (605) 772-5515

    Grades: 9-12 | 106 students
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