Avg. test scores 8%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 14%

Howard school information

IndexHowardSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores45%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools334079,221
Total private schoolsn/a7624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a257,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Howard are 8% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Howard
  • 89.1% of people in Howard have completed 8th grade
  • 81.6% of people in Howard have completed high school
  • 26.0% of people in Howard have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Howard

      IndexHowardSouth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade89.1%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school81.6%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college52.8%60.4%59.4%
      Completed associate degree37.3%38.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors26.0%27.5%30.3%
      Completed masters10.3%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree6.2%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate4.7%1.2%1.3%

      Howard, SD School Districts

      • Howard School District 48-3

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Howard. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Howard, SD schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Howard, SD, an average of 89.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Winfred, SD4550%2%
      Howard, SD1,08845%8%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Goodman, MO1,08845%10%
      Beale AFB, CA1,08950%1%
      Blue Mound, IL1,08721%58%
      Knox City, TX1,08772%45%
      Reedsville, WI1,08757%16%
      Howard, SD1,08845%8%
      Source: The Howard, 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.