Harrisburg High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,596
College Readiness Index
22.8
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 448 Students
  • 38 Teachers

Harrisburg High School
1300 WEST WILLOW ST
HARRISBURG, SD 57032

Phone: (605) 743-2567

District: Harrisburg School District 41-2

Overview

Harrisburg High School is ranked 3rd within South Dakota. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Harrisburg High School is 35 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 5 percent. Harrisburg High School is the only high school in the Harrisburg School District 41-2.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1596
State Rank
#3

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 448
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 5%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 16%
Full-Time Teachers 38

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 81%
Proficient in Math 82%
College Readiness Index 22.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 448
Proficient in Reading (district average) 81%
Proficient in Math (district average) 82%
College Readiness (district average) 22.8

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