Fort Pierre school information

IndexFort PierreSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores67%73%68%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools634079,235
Total private schoolsn/a7624,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a257,965

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  • The average school test scores in Fort Pierre are 1% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Fort Pierre.
  • 86.3% of people in Fort Pierre have completed 8th grade.
  • 82.3% of people in Fort Pierre have completed high school.
  • 26.9% of people in Fort Pierre have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Fort Pierre

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  • Cheyenne Elementary - 06Po Box 370Grades: KG - 08Students: 14 · Ratio: 14:1n/a
  • Stanley County Elementary - 08Po Box 370Grades: PK - 05Students: 202 · Ratio: 11:175
  • Stanley County High School - 01Po Box 370Grades: 09 - 12Students: 146 · Ratio: 11:156
  • Stanley County Middle School - 02Po Box 370Grades: 06 - 08Students: 89 · Ratio: 15:170

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Education level achieved in Fort Pierre

IndexFort PierreSouth DakotaNational
Completed 8th grade86.3%89.0%83.8%
Completed high school82.3%86.3%82.4%
Completed some college55.8%59.2%58.4%
Completed associate degree38.7%37.2%37.2%
Completed bachelors26.9%26.7%29.3%
Completed masters10.3%8.0%11.0%
Completed professional degree3.2%2.4%3.2%
Completed doctorate2.0%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Fort Pierre (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pierre, SD13,88577%13%
Fort Pierre, SD2,32267%1%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pelican Rapids, MN2,32257%16%
Great Barrington, MA2,32467%2%
Middleport, OH2,32070%3%
Alpha, NJ2,32070%3%
Gibbsboro, NJ2,32479%16%
Fort Pierre, SD2,32267%1%
Source: The Fort Pierre, SD education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.