Avg. test scores 35%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 42%
Find Homes Find Rentals

Platte school information

IndexPlatteSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores65%48%48%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools634079,221
Total private schools17624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a257,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Platte are 35% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Platte
  • 91.7% of people in Platte have completed 8th grade
  • 87.1% of people in Platte have completed high school
  • 17.6% of people in Platte have completed a bachelors degree

Nearby Areas with High Test Scores

See all the best places to live around Platte

Compare Platte, SD Schools

      How would you rate education in Platte?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      How do you rate the proximity of schools in Platte?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Platte poll results

      Education level achieved in Platte

      IndexPlatteSouth DakotaNational
      Completed 8th grade91.7%89.1%84.3%
      Completed high school87.1%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college46.0%60.4%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.7%38.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.6%27.5%30.3%
      Completed masters3.8%8.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.7%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Platte, SD School Districts

      • Platte-Geddes School District 11-5

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Platte. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Platte, SD schools is 65%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Platte, SD, an average of 91.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Platte, SD1,53165%34.6%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Cuba, NY1,53164%32.3%
      Dresden, OH1,53164%33.7%
      Albion, PA1,53167%38.2%
      White Pigeon, MI1,53035%27.3%
      Ridgely, MD1,53049%0.8%
      Platte, SD1,53165%34.6%
      Source: The Platte, 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.