B+
Avg. test scores 23%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 15%

Gettysburg school information

IndexGettysburgSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores60%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
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 Gettysburg are 23% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Gettysburg
  • 90.2% of people in Gettysburg have completed 8th grade
  • 88.5% of people in Gettysburg have completed high school
  • 25.6% of people in Gettysburg have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Gettysburg

      IndexGettysburgSouth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.2%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school88.5%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college54.3%60.4%59.4%
      Completed associate degree34.9%38.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors25.6%27.5%30.3%
      Completed masters5.5%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.2%1.3%

      Gettysburg, SD School Districts

      • Gettysburg School District 53-1

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Gettysburg. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gettysburg, SD schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Gettysburg, SD, an average of 90.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Gettysburg, SD1,20360%23%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      East Brookfield, MA1,20362%26%
      Conestoga, PA1,20370%41%
      Callahan, FL1,20360%22%
      Point Roberts, WA1,2030%100%
      Lapwai, ID1,20218%63%
      Gettysburg, SD1,20360%23%
      Source: The Gettysburg, 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.