Avg. test scores 30%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 2%

Blackhawk school information

IndexBlackhawkSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores35%43%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a34079,221
Total private schoolsn/a7624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a257,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Blackhawk are 30% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Blackhawk
  • 91.2% of people in Blackhawk have completed 8th grade
  • 89.2% of people in Blackhawk have completed high school
  • 29.7% of people in Blackhawk have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Blackhawk

      IndexBlackhawkSouth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade91.2%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school89.2%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college66.5%60.4%59.4%
      Completed associate degree38.5%38.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors29.7%27.5%30.3%
      Completed masters4.3%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.3%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Blackhawk, SD School Districts

      • Rapid City School District 51-4

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Blackhawk. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Blackhawk, SD schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Blackhawk, SD, an average of 91.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Piedmont, SD1,11153%8%
      Box Elder, SD9,12644%11%
      Rapid City, SD72,44142%15%
      Rapid Valley, SD8,62935%30%
      Blackhawk, SD2,98135%30%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Penbrook, PA2,98284%70%
      Scott AFB, IL2,98254%10%
      Christopher, IL2,98215%70%
      Hartford, SD2,98030%40%
      Cutten, CA2,98235%29%
      Blackhawk, SD2,98135%30%
      Source: The Blackhawk, 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.