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Avg. test scores 8%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 32%

Beresford school information

IndexBeresfordSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores45%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:114:116:1
Total public schools534079,221
Total private schoolsn/a7624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a257,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Beresford are 8% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Beresford
  • 90.2% of people in Beresford have completed 8th grade
  • 87.4% of people in Beresford have completed high school
  • 20.7% of people in Beresford have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Beresford

      IndexBeresfordSouth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.2%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school87.4%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college59.4%60.4%59.4%
      Completed associate degree37.5%38.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.7%27.5%30.3%
      Completed masters7.2%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.9%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Beresford, SD School Districts

      • Beresford School District 61-2

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Beresford. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Beresford, SD schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Beresford, SD, an average of 90.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Centerville, SD81851%4%
      Alcester, SD1,00044%11%
      Beresford, SD2,32445%8%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Crab Orchard, WV2,32347%4%
      St. Maries, ID2,32334%30%
      Wolfeboro, NH2,32349%1%
      Thayer, MO2,32251%4%
      Wright, WY2,32643%12%
      Beresford, SD2,32445%8%
      Source: The Beresford, 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.