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  • Lake Preston High School - 01
  • 300 1st St Ne, Lake Preston
  • Lake Preston School District 38-3
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 50
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
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  • Lake Preston Elementary - 02
  • 300 1st St Ne, Lake Preston
  • Lake Preston School District 38-3
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 91
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
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  • Lake Preston Jr. High - 03
  • 300 1st St Ne, Lake Preston
  • Lake Preston School District 38-3
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 30
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
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Lake Preston school information

IndexLake PrestonSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores46%43%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a34079,221
Total private schoolsn/a7624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a257,963
The Lake Preston, SD educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Lake Preston public schools have average test scores of 46% which is 6% higher than than the South Dakota average and 8% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lake Preston public schools is n/a, compared to 14:1 in South Dakota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.3% have completed high school, 13.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Lake Preston

IndexLake PrestonSouth DakotaNational
Completed 8th grade88.3%89.1%84.3%
Completed high school83.3%86.8%83.0%
Completed some college45.6%60.4%59.4%
Completed associate degree23.3%38.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.1%27.5%30.3%
Completed masters4.9%8.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

Lake Preston, SD School Districts

Lake Preston School District 38-3

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lake Preston. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lake Preston, SD schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Lake Preston, SD, an average of 88.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Lake Preston schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Lake Preston, SD schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Arlington, SD1,01757%16%
De Smet, SD1,13654%9%
Lake Preston, SD54346%8%

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Congerville, IL54350%1%
Lake Preston, SD54346%8%
Source: The Lake Preston, 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.