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Avg. test scores 4%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 22%

Garretson school information

IndexGarretsonSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores51%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
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 Garretson are 4% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Garretson
  • 95.1% of people in Garretson have completed 8th grade
  • 93.4% of people in Garretson have completed high school
  • 23.7% of people in Garretson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Garretson

      IndexGarretsonSouth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade95.1%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school93.4%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college59.0%60.4%59.4%
      Completed associate degree34.8%38.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors23.7%27.5%30.3%
      Completed masters8.0%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Garretson, SD School Districts

      • Garretson School District 49-4

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Garretson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Garretson, SD schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Garretson, SD, an average of 95.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.4% have completed high school.

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      Beaver Creek, MN37565%31%
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      Valley Springs, SD71460%21%
      Hills, MN72857%16%
      Garretson, SD1,29151%4%

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      Tuscarawas, OH1,29168%37%
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      Garretson, SD1,29151%4%
      Source: The Garretson, 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.