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Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 31%

Alexandria school information

IndexAlexandriaSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores41%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 Alexandria are 16% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Alexandria
  • 89.5% of people in Alexandria have completed 8th grade
  • 86.4% of people in Alexandria have completed high school
  • 21.0% of people in Alexandria have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Alexandria

      IndexAlexandriaSouth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade89.5%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school86.4%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college54.1%60.4%59.4%
      Completed associate degree35.1%38.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors21.0%27.5%30.3%
      Completed masters2.1%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Alexandria, SD School Districts

      • Hanson School District 30-1
      • Mitchell School District 17-2

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Alexandria. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Alexandria, SD schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Alexandria, SD, an average of 89.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ethan, SD42349%0%
      Mitchell, SD15,61047%4%
      Bridgewater, SD44537%25%
      Emery, SD51235%29%
      Alexandria, SD67941%16%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Triadelphia, WV67945%10%
      Concow, CA67920%60%
      Plankinton, SD67932%35%
      Evansville, IL67942%15%
      Binger, OK67968%39%
      Alexandria, SD67941%16%
      Source: The Alexandria, 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.