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95%
  • Challenge Center - 51
  • 2421 W 15th St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 159
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
80%
  • All City Elementary - 50
  • 2511 W Brookings St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 134
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
71%
  • Endeavor Elementary - 07
  • 2401 W 95th St, Sioux Falls
  • Harrisburg School District 41-2
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 445
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
70%
  • Spanish Immersion Elementary - 65
  • 201 E 38th St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 419
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
65%
  • Harrisburg North Middle School - 08
  • 2201 W 95th St, Sioux Falls
  • Harrisburg School District 41-2
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 434
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
65%
  • Patrick Henry Middle School - 07
  • 2200 S 5th Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,140
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
63%
  • Discovery Elementary - 26
  • 1506 S Discovery Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 745
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
63%
  • Fred Assam Elementary - 06
  • 7700 E Willowwood St, Sioux Falls
  • Brandon Valley School District 49-2
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 448
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
62%
  • John Harris Elementary - 23
  • 3501 E 49th St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 659
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
61%
  • Memorial Middle School - 04
  • 1401 S Sertoma, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,215
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
59%
  • Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17
  • 7900 W 53rd St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 805
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
57%
  • Explorer Elementary - 04
  • 4010 W 82nd St, Sioux Falls
  • Harrisburg School District 41-2
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 359
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
57%
  • Journey Elementary - 05
  • 6801 S Grange Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Harrisburg School District 41-2
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 509
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
56%
  • Harvey Dunn Elementary - 54
  • 2400 S Bahnson Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 742
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
56%
  • Edison Middle School - 06
  • 2101 S W Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 857
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
55%
  • Washington High School - 01
  • 501 N Sycamore Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,058
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
54%
  • Lincoln High School - 02
  • 2900 S Cliff Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,924
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
54%
  • Robert Frost Elementary - 18
  • 3101 S 4th Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 438
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
52%
  • Eugene Field A+ Elementary - 16
  • 501 S Highland Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 378
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
51%
  • Roosevelt High School - 03
  • 6600 W 41st St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,193
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
50%
  • Flex - 45
  • 201 N West Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 34
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 4:1
50%
  • Summit Oaks-day
  • 621 E Presentation Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 13
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
50%
  • Structured Teaching - 12
  • 201 N West Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 11
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 3:1
50%
  • Summit Oaks-residential
  • 621 E Presentation Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 21
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
50%
  • Success Academy - 39
  • 201 N West Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 19
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
49%
  • John F. Kennedy Elementary - 57
  • 4501 S Holbrook, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 671
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
48%
  • Oscar Howe Elementary - 58
  • 2801 Valley View Rd, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 637
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
47%
  • Rosa Parks Elementary - 15
  • 5701 E Red Oak Dr, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 372
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
45%
  • Horace Mann Elementary - 21
  • 1401 E 26th St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 118
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
44%
  • Laura Wilder Elementary - 31
  • 2300 S Lyndale Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 483
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
42%
  • New Technology Hs - 30
  • 2205 N Career Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 303
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
38%
  • Anne Sullivan Elementary - 20
  • 3701 E 3rd St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 698
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
37%
  • Garfield Elementary - 19
  • 705 S Roberts Dr, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 413
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
36%
  • Whittier Middle School - 08
  • 930 E 6th St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 938
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
32%
  • Terry Redlin Elementary - 11
  • 1721 E Austin St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 558
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
30%
  • Elementary Immersion Center - 43
  • 2511 W Brookings St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 112
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
29%
  • Cleveland Elementary - 14
  • 1000 S Edward Dr, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 610
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
27%
  • Lowell Elementary - 28
  • 710 W 18th St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 497
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
26%
  • Hayward Elementary - 38
  • 400 N Valley View Rd, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 780
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
25%
  • Laura B. Anderson Elementary - 10
  • 1600 N Wayland Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 416
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
23%
  • George Mcgovern Middle School -09
  • 6221 W. Maple St., Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 693
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
20%
  • Bridges At Horace Mann - 52
  • 1401 E 26th St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 38
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
20%
  • Hawthorne Elementary - 56
  • 601 N Spring Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 551
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
13%
  • Middle School Immersion Center - 53
  • 201 N W Ave, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 58
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
0%
  • Cte - 37
  • 4700 W Career Circle, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 13
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 1:1
n/a
  • Voa - New Start - 72
  • 1401 W 51st St, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Transition Advantage - 03
  • 715 E 14th St, Sioux Falls
  • East Dakota Educational Cooperative
  • Grades: 12 - 12 · Students: 14
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
n/a
  • Teachwell Academy High School - 01
  • 715 E 14th St, Sioux Falls
  • East Dakota Educational Cooperative
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 33
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
n/a
  • Community Campus - 41
  • 2101 W 41st St Ste 47, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 30
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
n/a
  • Bridges At Garfield - 55
  • 705 S Roberts Dr, Sioux Falls
  • Sioux Falls School District 49-5
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 22
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
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Sioux Falls school information

IndexSioux FallsSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores47%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools4934079,221
Total private schools227624,874
Total post-secondary schools9257,963
The Sioux Falls, SD educational system consists of 49 public schools, 22 private schools and 9 post-secondary schools. Sioux Falls public schools have average test scores of 47% which is 10% higher than than the South Dakota average and 4% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Sioux Falls public schools is 13:1, 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, 87.0% have completed high school, 33.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Sioux Falls

IndexSioux FallsSouth DakotaNational
Completed 8th grade88.3%89.1%84.3%
Completed high school87.0%86.8%83.0%
Completed some college65.0%60.4%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.1%38.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors33.4%27.5%30.3%
Completed masters10.5%8.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 49 public schools, 22 private schools and 9 post-secondary schools in Sioux Falls. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Sioux Falls, SD schools is 47%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Sioux Falls, SD, an average of 88.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Sioux Falls 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 Sioux Falls, SD schools.

Source: The Sioux Falls, 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.
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