Top 10 Best Spearfish Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 2,393 students in Spearfish, SD. Spearfish has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Dakota.
The top ranked public schools in Spearfish, SD are Creekside Elementary - 07, Spearfish High School - 01 and Black Hills Education Connections - 06. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Spearfish, SD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Spearfish have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of South Dakota public schools.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 30% (majority American Indian).

Best Spearfish, SD Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Creekside Elementary - 07
Math: 57% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2325 N Ave
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 717-1210
Grades: 3-5
| 612 students
Rank: #22.
Spearfish High School - 01
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1725 N Main
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 717-1212
Grades: 9-12
| 626 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Black Hills Education Connections - 06
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2910 4th Ave
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 642-8286
Grades: 10-12
| 25 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Spearfish Academy At Canyon Hills Elementary - 09
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2519 Windmill Dr
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 717-1229
Grades: K-8
| 10 students
Rank: #55.
Spearfish Middle School - 05
Math: 43% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 N Canyon
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 717-1215
Grades: 6-8
| 587 students
Black Hills Academy At Canyon Hills - 08
Alternative School
2519 Windmill Dr
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 347-4467
Grades: 7-8
| 1 students
2519 Windmill Dr
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 347-4467
Grades: 9-12
| 4 students
400 E Hudson
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 717-1209
Grades: K
| 149 students
2519 Windmill Dr
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 717-1229
Grades: 9-12
| 14 students
West Elementary - 03
920 W King St
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 717-1205
Grades: 1-2
| 365 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Spearfish, South Dakota

Spearfish, South Dakota Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2910 4th Ave
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 347-4467
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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