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Avg. test scores 11%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 45%

Alcester school information

IndexAlcesterSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores44%43%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a34079,221
Total private schoolsn/a7624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a257,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Alcester are 11% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Alcester
  • 80.6% of people in Alcester have completed 8th grade
  • 77.0% of people in Alcester have completed high school
  • 16.7% of people in Alcester have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Alcester

      IndexAlcesterSouth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade80.6%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school77.0%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college47.4%60.4%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.2%38.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.7%27.5%30.3%
      Completed masters4.5%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Alcester, SD School Districts

      • Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Alcester. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Alcester, SD schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Alcester, SD, an average of 80.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Akron, IA1,48582%67%
      Hawarden, IA2,53880%62%
      Beresford, SD2,32445%8%
      Alcester, SD1,00044%11%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ceresco, NE1,00085%72%
      Boothbay Harbor, ME1,00052%6%
      Oakley, ID1,00046%7%
      Crosby, ND1,00037%25%
      Greensburg, KS1,00034%31%
      Alcester, SD1,00044%11%
      Source: The Alcester, SD education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.