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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools in Miner County, SD, serving 363 students.
  • Miner County, SD public school have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 52% statewide average). Schools in Miner County have an average ranking in the top 5% of South Dakota public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Miner County, SD are Shannon Colony Elementary - 08, Howard Junior High - 05 and Howard High School - 01. 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 11:1 is less than the South Dakota public school average of 14:1.

Top Miner County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Howard Elementary - 02 Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    201 N Minnie St
    Howard, SD 57349
    (605)772-4443

    Grades: K-6 | 171 students
  • Howard High School - 01 Math: 40-59% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank: Top 30%
    500 N Section Line
    Howard, SD 57349
    (605)772-5515

    Grades: 9-12 | 106 students
  • Howard Junior High - 05 Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    500 N Section Line
    Howard, SD 57349
    (605)772-5515

    Grades: 7-8 | 58 students
  • Shannon Colony Elementary - 08 Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank: Top 5%
    43945 235th St.
    Winfred, SD 57076
    (605)772-4443

    Grades: K-8 | 28 students
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