Top 10 Best Oglala Lakota County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 3,649 students in Oglala Lakota County, SD. Oglala Lakota County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Dakota.
The top ranked public schools in Oglala Lakota County, SD are Oglala Lakota County Virtual High School - 92, Red Shirt School - 04 and Batesland School - 01. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Oglala Lakota County, SD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 5% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 8% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Oglala Lakota County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of South Dakota public schools.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the South Dakota public school average of 31% (majority American Indian).

Best Oglala Lakota County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Oglala Lakota County Virtual High School - 92
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
206 School St
Batesland, SD 57716
(605) 455-6702
Grades: 9-12
| 83 students
Rank: #22.
Red Shirt School - 04
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
38 Tatanka Nunpa
Batesland, SD 57716
(605) 255-4859
Grades: PK-8
| 82 students
Rank: #33.
Batesland School - 01
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
206 School St
Batesland, SD 57716
(605) 454-4210
Grades: PK-8
| 185 students
Rank: #44.
Rockyford School - 03
Math: 6% | Reading: 10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
14 Bia 33
Porcupine, SD 57772
(605) 455-2438
Grades: PK-8
| 445 students
Rank: #55.
Wolf Creek School - 02
Math: 2% | Reading: 5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
E Hwy 18
Pine Ridge, SD 57770
(605) 867-5174
Grades: PK-8
| 705 students
Rank: n/an/a
Lakota Tech High School - 10
Vocational School
206 School St
Batesland, SD 57716
(605) 455-6697
Grades: 9-12
| 311 students
Rank: n/an/a
Little Wound School
(1)
1 Main Street
Kyle, SD 57752
(605) 455-6150
Grades: K-12
| 633 students
Rank: n/an/a
Loneman Day School
South Bia Rd #41
Oglala, SD 57764
(605) 867-6875
Grades: K-8
| 237 students
Rank: n/an/a
Pine Ridge School
101 Thorpe Circle
Pine Ridge, SD 57770
(605) 867-5198
Grades: K-12
| 692 students
Rank: n/an/a
Porcupine Day School
101 Main Street
Porcupine, SD 57772
(605) 867-5588
Grades: K-8
| 116 students
Rank: n/an/a
100 Main Street
Manderson, SD 57756
(605) 867-4350
Grades: K-8
| 160 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Oglala Lakota County, SD

Oglala Lakota County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
E Hwy 18
Pine Ridge, SD 57770
(605) 288-1948
Grades: K-8
| 4 students
206 School Street
Batesland, SD 57716
(605) 455-6693
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Jct Bia 33 & 27
Porcupine, SD 57772
(605) 455-6300
Grades: 5-8
| 156 students
E Hwy 18
Pine Ridge, SD 57770
(605) 867-5174
Grades: 5-8
| 181 students

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