Avg. test scores 6%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 24%

Hot Springs school information

IndexHot SpringsSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores46%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools434079,221
Total private schools17624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a257,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hot Springs are 6% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Hot Springs
  • 87.2% of people in Hot Springs have completed 8th grade
  • 86.1% of people in Hot Springs have completed high school
  • 22.9% of people in Hot Springs have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hot Springs

      IndexHot SpringsSouth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade87.2%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school86.1%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college57.2%60.4%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.6%38.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors22.9%27.5%30.3%
      Completed masters5.3%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.2%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%

      Hot Springs, SD School Districts

      • Hot Springs School District 23-2

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Hot Springs. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hot Springs, SD schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Hot Springs, SD, an average of 87.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.1% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hot Springs, SD3,57046%6%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Le Roy, IL3,57034%31%
      Morganfield, KY3,57142%14%
      Pen Argyl, PA3,56761%24%
      Unicoi, TN3,57355%11%
      Centre, AL3,57346%7%
      Hot Springs, SD3,57046%6%
      Source: The Hot Springs, 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.