South Dakota Private Schools

There are 89 private schools in South Dakota, serving 14,065 students.
Minority enrollment is 16% and the student:teacher ratio is 12:1.
83% of South Dakota private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).
Recent Articles
Rankings or Comparisons?
Rankings or Comparisons?
Choosing the right private school for your child involves comparing schools as opposed to ranking them.
7 Ways Kids Can Avoid Summer Brain Drain
The summer "Brain Drain," also known as the "Summer Slide" is a term commonly used by educators and parents alike to describe the learning loss that takes place for many students during summer months. We polled the experts and found the 7 best ways parents and kids can combat the problem head on.
Marketing the Small Private School: Communicating with Your Community
The foundation of any successful small private school marketing program is having clear, consistent and authoritative in-house communications. We take a look at what is involved in this second article on marketing the small private school.
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in South Dakota is $2,694 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Dakota is n/a% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).