Top 10 Best Public Elementary Schools in South Dakota (2021-22)

The top ranked public elementary schools in South Dakota state are listed below (2021-22).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in South Dakota is 46%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 54%.
The top ranked public elementary schools in South Dakota are Challenge Center - 51, Warner Elementary - 02 and Canistota Elementary - 02.

Top Ranked Public Elementary Schools in South Dakota (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Challenge Center - 51
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Grades: 2-5
3101 S 4th Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
(605) 367-6170
Rank: #22.
Warner Elementary - 02
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
110 1st Ave Sw
Warner, SD 57479
(605) 225-6194
Rank: #33.
Canistota Elementary - 02
Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-5
431 4th Ave
Canistota, SD 57012
(605) 296-3458
Rank: #44.
Valley Springs Elementary - 04
Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80-89% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-4
301 Valley Dr
Valley Springs, SD 57068
(605) 757-6285
Rank: #55.
Dell Rapids Elementary - 02
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-4
309 W 15th St
Dell Rapids, SD 57022
(605) 428-5473
Rank: #66.
Hanson Elementary - 06
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
230 6th St
Alexandria, SD 57311
(605) 239-4387
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Arlington Elementary - 02
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-6
306 S Main St
Arlington, SD 57212
(605) 983-5741
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Webster Area Elementary - 03
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-5
102 East Ninth Ave
Webster, SD 57274
(605) 345-4651
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Big Stone City Middle School - 03
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 60-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
655 Walnut St
Big Stone City, SD 57216
(605) 862-8108
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Cedar Grove Colony Elementary - 14
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 60-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-8
36926 266th St
Platte, SD 57369
(605) 337-2468
Rank: #1111.
Kimball Elementary - 02
Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80-89% (Top 1%)
Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-4
300 S East St
Kimball, SD 57355
(605) 778-6231
Rank: #1212.
Timber Lake Middle School - 03
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: 6-8
500 Main St
Timber Lake, SD 57656
(605) 865-3654
Rank: #1313.
Pinedale Elementary - 11
Math: 74% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 76% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-5
4901 W Chicago St
Rapid City, SD 57702
(605) 394-1805
Rank: #1414.
Robert Bennis Elementary - 05
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-4
2001 S Sioux Blvd
Brandon, SD 57005
(605) 582-8010
Rank: #1515.
Endeavor Elementary - 07
Math: 76% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
Math: 76% (Top 5%)
Reading: 72% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-5
2401 W 95th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
(605) 743-2567
Rank: #1616.
Corral Drive Elementary - 21
Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
Math: 72% (Top 5%)
Reading: 73% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-5
4503 Park Dr
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 394-6789
Rank: #17 - 2017. - 20.
All City Elementary - 50
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-5
2511 W Brookings St
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
(605) 367-6120
Rank: #17 - 2017. - 20.
Fred Assam Elementary - 06
Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 72% (Top 5%)
Reading: 72% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-4
7700 E Willowwood St
Sioux Falls, SD 57110
(605) 582-1500
Rank: #17 - 2017. - 20.
Ipswich Elementary - 02
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-5
510 2nd Ave
Ipswich, SD 57451
(605) 426-6832
Rank: #17 - 2017. - 20.
Parkston Elementary - 02
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-6
102c S Chapman Dr
Parkston, SD 57366
(605) 928-3368
Rank: #2121.
Tea Area Legacy Elementary - 01
Math: 71% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 71% (Top 5%)
Reading: 74% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-4
500 W Charish St
Tea, SD 57064
(605) 498-2700
Rank: #2222.
Brandon Elementary - 03
Math: 70% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70% (Top 5%)
Reading: 73% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-4
501 Holly Blvd
Brandon, SD 57005
(605) 582-6315
Rank: #2323.
Platte - Geddes Elementary - 02
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 65-69% (Top 10%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-6
401 S Iowa Av
Platte, SD 57369
(605) 337-2468
Rank: #24 - 2924. - 29.
Pease Creek Colony Elementary - 06
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 60-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)
Grades: K-8
28949 377th Ave
Lake Andes, SD 57356
(605) 487-7601
Rank: #24 - 2924. - 29.
Platte Colony Elementary - 10
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 60-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)
Grades: K-8
35271 270 St
Platte, SD 57369
(605) 337-2468
Rank: #24 - 2924. - 29.
Rutland Elementary - 02
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 60-69% (Top 20%)
Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-5
102 School St
Rutland, SD 57057
(605) 586-4352
Rank: #24 - 2924. - 29.
Shannon Colony Elementary - 08
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 60-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)
Grades: K-8
43945 235th St.
Winfred, SD 57076
(605) 772-4443
Rank: #24 - 2924. - 29.
Springfield Elementary - 03
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 60-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)
Grades: K-5
1008 Walnut
Springfield, SD 57062
(605) 369-2282
Rank: #24 - 2924. - 29.
Thunderbird Colony Elementary - 10
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 60-79% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)
Grades: K-8
15185 346th Ave
Faulkton, SD 57438
(605) 598-6266
Rank: #30 - 3230. - 32.
Bridgewater-emery Elementary - 02
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 65-69% (Top 10%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-5
510 N Main St
Bridgewater, SD 57319
(605) 729-2541
Rank: #30 - 3230. - 32.
Corsica-stickney Elementary - 02
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 65-69% (Top 10%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-6
506 Main St
Stickney, SD 57375
(605) 732-4221
Rank: #30 - 3230. - 32.
Faulkton Elementary - 02
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 65-69% (Top 10%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-6
1114 Court St
Faulkton, SD 57438
(605) 598-6266
Rank: #3333.
Groton Area Elementary - 02
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 60-64% (Top 20%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-5
810 N 1st St
Groton, SD 57445
(605) 397-2317
Rank: #3434.
Southwest Middle School - 38
Math: 63% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 63% (Top 20%)
Reading: 75% (Top 10%)
Grades: 6-8
4501 Park Dr
Rapid City, SD 57702
(605) 394-6792
Rank: #3535.
Sonia Sotomayor Elementary - 65
Vocational School
Math: 77% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 77% (Top 5%)
Reading: 68% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-5
1510 S Lake Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
(605) 367-4655
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