Avg. test scores 8%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 57%

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

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lake Preston are 8% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Lake Preston
  • 88.3% of people in Lake Preston have completed 8th grade
  • 83.3% of people in Lake Preston have completed high school
  • 13.1% of people in Lake Preston have completed a bachelors degree

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      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.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Arlington, SD1,01757%16%
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      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.