South Dakota Private Schools

There are 85 private schools in South Dakota, serving 12,952 students.
The average private school tuition is $2,855 for elementary schools (view national tuition averages).
Minority enrollment is 23% and the student:teacher ratio is 12:1.
81% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).
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