|South Dakota test scores on par with 2011|
|Tuesday, 14 August 2012 15:39|
About 75.5 percent of students scored either proficient or advanced in reading, which is one-tenth of a percentage point above last year. About 76.7 percent of students scored proficient or advanced in math, which is up from 76.5 last year. The state's graduation rate did drop from 83.39 percent last year to 83.16 percent this year.