Huron school information

IndexHuronSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores30%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools1134079,221
Total private schools27624,874
Total post-secondary schools1257,963
The Huron, SD educational system consists of 11 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Huron public schools have average test scores of 30% which is 29% lower than than the South Dakota average and 38% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Huron public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in South Dakota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 81.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 77.1% have completed high school, 20.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Huron are 38% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Huron.
  • 81.5% of people in Huron have completed 8th grade.
  • 77.1% of people in Huron have completed high school.
  • 20.0% of people in Huron have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Huron

IndexHuronSouth DakotaNational
Completed 8th grade81.5%89.1%84.3%
Completed high school77.1%86.8%83.0%
Completed some college49.9%60.4%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.8%38.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.0%27.5%30.3%
Completed masters4.4%8.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.2%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Huron (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Wolsey, SD50531%36%
Huron, SD13,14930%38%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Crowley, LA13,15563%28%
Lake Forest Park, WA13,15680%63%
Palmetto, FL13,13842%14%
Soddy-Daisy, TN13,16256%15%
Geneva, NY13,13646%6%
Huron, SD13,14930%38%
Source: The Huron, 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.