Top 10 Best Pine Ridge Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,617 students in Pine Ridge, SD. Pine Ridge has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Dakota.
The top ranked public schools in Pine Ridge, SD are Wolf Creek School - 02, Oglala Lakota County Alternative - 09 and Pine Ridge School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Pine Ridge, SD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 2% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 4% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Pine Ridge 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 30% (majority American Indian).

Top Pine Ridge, SD Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Wolf Creek School - 02 Math: 2% | Reading: 4%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    E Hwy 18
    Pine Ridge, SD 57770
    (605) 867-5174

    Grades: PK-8 | 684 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Oglala Lakota County Alternative - 09 Alternative School
    E Hwy 18
    Pine Ridge, SD 57770
    (605) 288-1948

    Grades: K-8 | 4 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Pine Ridge School
    101 Thorpe Circle
    Pine Ridge, SD 57770
    (605) 867-5191

    Grades: K-12 | 929 students
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