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Education



Siouxland has a great network of educators throughout the Tristate area. These gifted educators with big city experience but small-town friendliness, have a passion for teaching and care deeply for the wellbeing of students.

HIGHER LEARNING
Here are some of the school systems in Siouxland.

Sioux City Community School District

The Sioux City School District has dedicated educators providing a well-rounded innovative education to each student personally. Consisting of 14 Elementary Schools, 3 Middle Schools, 3 High Schools, 3 Private schools and a Career Academy.
 
All the teachers, staff and administration combined, provide support and coaching throughout the student’s development. A community of people, growing the minds and emotional well-being of our future leaders, business owners and hard-working contributors.

South Sioux City School District

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  • The South Sioux City Community School District has a strong and supportive team of people creating the best environment possible for students. These educators have state of the art facilities and tools that nurture and enhance learning experiences. They long to have their students prepared and thriving in all aspects of their lives.

Dakota Valley Schools

The Dakota Valley Schools staff exceeds in its mission to enrich students. There state of the art facilities and passionate educators provide opportunities to nurture the brightest of minds. They believe that a strong support system lends to a successful future.

Sergeant Bluff-Lutton Community School

SBL is a top-notch school with a passion for education. They provide students the tools, skills and knowledge to take responsibility for their education. These opportunities create a well-balanced student to succeed in our changing and diverse world.

LeMars Community Schools

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  • Pride in academic excellence, with each school bringing a comprehensive academic plan that compliments one another. They encourage strong well-rounded students honing foundational skills within a nurturing environment.

Hinton Community School District

The Hinton Community School District has the small town feel with the big city opportunities and facilities. The staff, educators and administration are dedicated to developing students to be well-rounded and lifelong learners. They strive for excellence in preparing students for the future and all its challenges.

Siouxland Christian School

Siouxland Christian is a non-denominational Christian school. This Christ-centered school provides sound and challenging course-work to nurture the mind. And biblically integrated courses to encourage spiritual student growth.

St Paul Lutheran School

St. Paul’s Lutheran School that provides a quality Christian education to students, preschool through fifth grade. The talented and dedicated staff have high standards that will provide a top-notch education that nurtures each child needs. They believe a quality Christian education makes a difference in a child’s life.

Elk Point-Jefferson School District

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  • Elk Point-Jefferson Schools are in a wonderful rural setting in South Dakota just outside the metro area. They have a dedicated staff that creates a safe and nurturing place for students. Their passion is to equip, empower students with skills and knowledge to be effective and responsible as they encounter life.

Pender Public Schools

Pender Public Schools have dedicated staff and educators that are passionate about quality education. They provide ideal opportunities to nourish the minds of students. They believe a positive learning environment motivates and challenges students to succeed.

Lawton Bronson

Lawton-Bronson Community School District has a family of knowledgeable educators to prepare students for a productive life. They believe in teaching well rounded skills needed for good problem-solving, by providing technology and other tools to succeed.

MMCRU Schools

MMCRU has superior staff, administration and educators to give students the desire for learning and better themselves. They provide skills to be a productive person in their community as well as the yearning for learning throughout their life. A well rounded and knowledgeable student is their passion.

15,321
Students Enrolled in District

17
Students Per Classroom
(State average is 14)



Higher Education



The colleges and universities in the Siouxland area are true gem in the Midwest. They are quaint, friendly and highly successful
educators focused on the career development of students in many career areas. These campuses provide an environment that is
secure and academically challenging.

Morningside College

Morningside College is highly ranked school with a passion for cultivating lifelong learning and ethical leadership. They have a are committed to teaching students the skills they need to succeed.

Briar Cliff University

BCU is a University committed to higher education with a Catholic perspective. They strive for academic success and career preparations.

Western Iowa Tech Community College

As a comprehensive community college, our mission is to provide quality education and to economically enhance the communities we serve. We value the personal, intellectual and occupational growth of our students. We are committed to quality instruction and services to maximize student success and employer satisfaction.

University of South Dakota

The Big-Time University with a small-college feel. USD includes memorable mentors and lifelong friends. There are world-class academics and out-of-class opportunities. We have innovative technology and long-standing tradition. We’re your university.

Wayne State College

WSC is the most genuine and professional group of people educating students to be passionate and prepared for their career path. The state-of-the-art facilities and opportunities compliment the academics perfectly.

Northwestern College

NWC prides itself on its academics as well as it’s 99% placement rate following graduation. They are first rate professionals and state of the art facilities contribute to success in educating our future leaders.

Dordt College

The curriculum is designed to give each student a complete comprehensive education from a solid Reformed, Christian perspective. There are more than 40 majors and 11 pre-professional programs of study. Degrees include two-year associate of arts and associate of science, four-year bachelor of arts, bachelor of science, bachelor of social work, bachelor of science in engineering and in nursing, and a master of education degree.

St. Luke’s College

St. Luke’s College offers Bachelor’s degree completion programs that enhance the academic and professional experiences of nurses and allied health care program graduates. The programs provide the knowledge and skills necessary to manage and coordinate care for diverse individuals, families and communities.

Iowa State University Design West

Design West is a satellite program of the Iowa State University College of Design aimed at expanding regional educational opportunities in the disciplines of art, architecture, landscape architecture, urban and regional planning, graphic design, industrial design and interior design.

Northeast Community College

We offer you the opportunity to gain skills to start your career or build a strong foundation for your bachelor’s degree. Start your success by taking general study courses and program focused courses from Northeast.