Top 10 Best Public Preschools in South Dakota (2022)

The top ranked public preschools in South Dakota state are listed below (2022).
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 preschools in South Dakota are Canistota Elementary - 02, Hanson Elementary - 06 and Webster Area Elementary - 03. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public preschools are Groton, Brandon and Platte.

Top Ranked Public Preschools in South Dakota (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: #33.
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 E Ninth Ave
Webster, SD 57274
(605) 345-4651
Rank: #44.
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: #55.
Endeavor Elementary - 07
Math: 76% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 76% (Top 5%)
Reading: 72% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-5
2401 W 95th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
(605) 743-2567
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
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: #6 - 76. - 7.
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: #88.
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: #99.
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: PK-5
102 School St
Rutland, SD 57057
(605) 586-4352
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
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: #10 - 1210. - 12.
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: #10 - 1210. - 12.
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: #1313.
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: #1414.
Sonia Sotomayor Elementary - 65
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
Rank: #1515.
Ethan Elementary - 02
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-6
320 S 2nd St
Ethan, SD 57334
(605) 227-4211
Rank: #1616.
Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17
Math: 64% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 64% (Top 20%)
Reading: 71% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-5
7900 W 53rd St
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
(605) 362-3560
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Castlewood Elementary - 02
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 65-69% (Top 10%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-6
310 E Harry St
Castlewood, SD 57223
(605) 793-2497
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Highmore Elementary - 02
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 65-69% (Top 10%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-6
415 Iowa Ave S
Highmore, SD 57345
(605) 852-2276
Rank: #1919.
Marion Elementary - 02
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 50-59% (Top 30%)
Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-5
100 S Cedar St
Marion, SD 57043
(605) 648-3615
Rank: #2020.
Lake Preston Elementary - 02
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 60-69% (Top 20%)
Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-5
300 1st St Ne
Lake Preston, SD 57249
(605) 847-4464
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Chester Elementary -02
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 55-59% (Top 20%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-5
102 2nd Ave
Chester, SD 57016
(605) 489-2411
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Deubrook Elementary - 03
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 55-59% (Top 20%)
Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
Grades: PK-6
695 Palisades Ave
Toronto, SD 57268
(605) 794-1152
Rank: #2323.
Lennox Elementary - 02
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 65-69% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60-64% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-4
305 W 5th Ave
Lennox, SD 57039
(605) 647-2203
Rank: #2424.
Liberty Elementary - 02
Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 64% (Top 20%)
Reading: 64% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-5
200 Willow St
Harrisburg, SD 57032
(605) 743-2567
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Hill City Elementary - 02
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 60-64% (Top 20%)
Reading: 60-64% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-5
341 Main St
Hill City, SD 57745
(605) 574-3015
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Laura Ingalls Wilder Elementary - 02
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 60-64% (Top 20%)
Reading: 60-64% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-5
407 Ingalls Ave Sw
De Smet, SD 57231
(605) 854-3963
Rank: #2727.
Menno Elementary - 02
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 70-79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 50-59% (Top 50%)
Grades: PK-5
410 S 5th St
Menno, SD 57045
(605) 387-5161
Rank: #2828.
Harvey Dunn Elementary - 54
Math: 59% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 59% (Top 20%)
Reading: 64% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-5
2400 S Bahnson Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
(605) 371-4120
Rank: #29 - 3429. - 34.
Eureka Elementary - 02
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 50-59% (Top 30%)
Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-6
805 10th St
Eureka, SD 57437
(605) 284-2875
Rank: #29 - 3429. - 34.
Hoven Elementary - 02
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 50-59% (Top 30%)
Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-6
551 S Main St
Hoven, SD 57450
(605) 948-2252
Rank: #29 - 3429. - 34.
Leola Elementary - 02
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 50-59% (Top 30%)
Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-5
820 Leola Ave
Leola, SD 57456
(605) 439-3477
Rank: #29 - 3429. - 34.
Montrose Elementary - 02
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 50-59% (Top 30%)
Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-5
309 S Church Ave
Montrose, SD 57048
(605) 363-5025
Rank: #29 - 3429. - 34.
Sanborn Central Elementary - 06
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 50-59% (Top 30%)
Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-5
40405 Sd Hwy 34
Artesian, SD 57314
(605) 495-4183
Rank: #29 - 3429. - 34.
Whitewood Elementary - 04
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 50-59% (Top 30%)
Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-6
603 Garfield St
Whitewood, SD 57793
(605) 269-2264
Rank: #3535.
John Harris Elementary - 23
Math: 57% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Math: 57% (Top 20%)
Reading: 64% (Top 30%)
Grades: PK-5
3501 E 49th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
(605) 371-4111
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