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Avg. test scores 5%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 58%

Harrisburg school information

IndexHarrisburgSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores52%43%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a34079,221
Total private schoolsn/a7624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a257,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Harrisburg are 5% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Harrisburg
  • 95.8% of people in Harrisburg have completed 8th grade
  • 95.2% of people in Harrisburg have completed high school
  • 47.8% of people in Harrisburg have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Harrisburg

      IndexHarrisburgSouth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade95.8%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school95.2%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college83.1%60.4%59.4%
      Completed associate degree59.9%38.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors47.8%27.5%30.3%
      Completed masters10.4%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.5%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.3%1.2%1.3%

      Harrisburg, SD School Districts

      • Harrisburg School District 41-2

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Harrisburg. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Harrisburg, SD schools is 52%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Harrisburg, SD, an average of 95.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.2% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Inwood, IA87983%68%
      Brandon, SD9,67461%24%
      Valley Springs, SD71460%21%
      Canton, SD3,30650%1%
      Worthing, SD1,06650%1%
      Harrisburg, SD5,12952%5%

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      Winona Lake, IN5,12965%31%
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      Harrisburg, SD5,12952%5%
      Source: The Harrisburg, 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.