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SchoolsK-12.com is a site designed around the needs of a relocating family with school age children. It is a site that allows the family to search public and private South Dakota schools, but understands that choosing the right South Dakota neighborhood is equally important to a successful move. Through a network of local sponsors and experts, Schoolsk-12.com can guide a family through the process of choosing an excellent South Dakota school located in a great neighborhood taking into account such things as affordability, accessibility to work, to shopping, the traffic patterns and more.
ABOUT South Dakota SCHOOLS
South Dakota schools boast a total statewide student population of 130,601 attending 763 schools in 191 public school districts and 77 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but South Dakota public schools spend an average of $6,898 per student each year. That ranks South Dakota schools number 31 nationally.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. South Dakota public schools average a student teacher ratio of 12:1. South Dakota private schools average 5:1. Also, high schools in South Dakota average a student body population of 204, while South Dakota middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 115 and 156 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn\'t so long ago that a child\'s education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.