Avg. test scores 28%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 6%

Groton school information

IndexGrotonSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores63%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools334079,221
Total private schoolsn/a7624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a257,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Groton are 28% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Groton
  • 90.3% of people in Groton have completed 8th grade
  • 89.3% of people in Groton have completed high school
  • 28.6% of people in Groton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Groton

      IndexGrotonSouth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.3%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school89.3%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college61.8%60.4%59.4%
      Completed associate degree43.1%38.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors28.6%27.5%30.3%
      Completed masters5.8%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.4%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.2%1.3%

      Groton, SD School Districts

      • Groton Area School District 06-6

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Groton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Groton, SD schools is 63%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Groton, SD, an average of 90.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Langford, SD41744%12%
      Groton, SD1,90563%28%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Bylas, AZ1,9050%100%
      Moundridge, KS1,90544%11%
      Greenwich, NY1,90550%1%
      Hopewell, NJ1,90472%46%
      Badin, NC1,90649%1%
      Groton, SD1,90563%28%
      Source: The Groton, 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.