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  • Piedmont Valley Elementary - 05
  • 16159 2nd St, Piedmont
  • Meade School District 46-1
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 563
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

Piedmont school information

IndexPiedmontSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores53%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 Piedmont, SD educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Piedmont public schools have average test scores of 53% which is 23% higher than than the South Dakota average and 8% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Piedmont public schools is n/a, compared to 14:1 in South Dakota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 95.1% have completed high school, 26.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Piedmont

IndexPiedmontSouth DakotaNational
Completed 8th grade96.0%89.1%84.3%
Completed high school95.1%86.8%83.0%
Completed some college66.7%60.4%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.3%38.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.3%27.5%30.3%
Completed masters3.3%8.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.2%1.3%

Piedmont, SD School Districts

Meade School District 46-1

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Piedmont. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Piedmont, SD schools is 53%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Piedmont, SD, an average of 96.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Piedmont 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 Piedmont, SD schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Sturgis, SD6,71149%1%
Box Elder, SD9,12644%11%
Rapid City, SD72,44142%15%
Blackhawk, SD2,98135%30%
Rapid Valley, SD8,62935%30%
Piedmont, SD1,11153%8%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Mammoth Spring, AR1,11131%38%
Omega, GA1,11135%30%
Ashaway, RI1,11158%18%
McKee, KY1,11035%30%
Parker, SD1,11260%23%
Piedmont, SD1,11153%8%
Source: The Piedmont, 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.