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Avg. test scores 1%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 39%

Clear Lake school information

IndexClear LakeSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores49%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:114:116:1
Total public schools334079,221
Total private schoolsn/a7624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a257,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Clear Lake are 1% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Clear Lake
  • 89.2% of people in Clear Lake have completed 8th grade
  • 84.0% of people in Clear Lake have completed high school
  • 18.5% of people in Clear Lake have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Clear Lake

      IndexClear LakeSouth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade89.2%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school84.0%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college50.4%60.4%59.4%
      Completed associate degree32.5%38.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.5%27.5%30.3%
      Completed masters7.3%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.7%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.3%1.2%1.3%

      Clear Lake, SD School Districts

      • Deuel School District 19-4

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Clear Lake. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Clear Lake, SD schools is 49%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Clear Lake, SD, an average of 89.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.0% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Toronto, SD21757%16%
      Estelline, SD88241%16%
      Clear Lake, SD1,30649%1%

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      Clear Lake, SD1,30649%1%
      Source: The Clear Lake, 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.