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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 13 public schools in Union County, SD, serving 3,022 students.
  • Union County, SD public school have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 52% statewide average). Schools in Union County have an average ranking in the top 10% of South Dakota public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Union County, SD are Dakota Valley High School - 01, Beresford High School - 01 and Dakota Valley Elementary - 02. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% 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 14:1 is equal to the South Dakota public school average of 14:1.

Top Union County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Alcester-hudson Elementary - 04 Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    409 E 6th St
    Alcester, SD 57001
    (605)934-2171

    Grades: PK-6 | 230 students
  • Alcester-hudson High School - 01 Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank: Top 50%
    102 E 5th
    Alcester, SD 57001
    (605)934-1890

    Grades: 9-12 | 96 students
  • Alcester-hudson Junior High - 03 Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    102 E 5th
    Alcester, SD 57001
    (605)934-1890

    Grades: 7-8 | 38 students
  • Beresford Elementary - 02 Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    209 S 4th St
    Beresford, SD 57004
    (605)763-5012

    Grades: K-5 | 283 students
  • Beresford High School - 01 Math: 50-59% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank: Top 10%
    301 W Maple St
    Beresford, SD 57004
    (605)763-2145

    Grades: 9-12 | 218 students
  • Beresford Middle School - 03 Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    205 W Maple St
    Beresford, SD 57004
    (605)763-2139

    Grades: 6-8 | 172 students
  • Dakota Valley Elementary - 02 Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    80 Northshore Dr
    North Sioux City, SD 57049
    (605)422-3840

    Grades: K-3 | 396 students
  • Dakota Valley High School - 01 Math: 55-59% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1150 Northshore Dr
    North Sioux City, SD 57049
    (605)422-3820

    Grades: 9-12 | 388 students
  • Dakota Valley Middle School - 03 Math: 54% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1150 Northshore Dr
    North Sioux City, SD 57049
    (605)422-3830

    Grades: 6-8 | 303 students
  • Dakota Valley Upper Elementary - 04 Math: 49% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1150 Northshore Dr
    North Sioux City, SD 57049
    (605)422-3830

    Grades: 4-5 | 213 students
  • Elk Point-jefferson Elementary - 02 Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    500 S Franklin St
    Elk Point, SD 57025
    (605)356-5801

    Grades: K-5 | 332 students
  • Elk Point-jefferson High School - 01 Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    402 S Douglas St
    Elk Point, SD 57025
    (605)356-5901

    Grades: 9-12 | 205 students
  • Elk Point-jefferson Middle School - 03 Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    402 S Douglas St
    Elk Point, SD 57025
    (605)356-5901

    Grades: 6-8 | 148 students
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