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  • Yankton prides itself on the excellent quality of schooling at all ages, from elementary school to post secondary schools, and more!



    Pre-School Through High School



    Calvary Kids Preschool

    2407 Broadway Avenue  |  (605) 665-5594

    Calvary Kids Preschool is an outreach ministry of Calvary Baptist Church. This mission of the school is to provide quality education for children age 3 through Junior Kindergarten in a caring Christian environment and to minister to our students and their families. Extended Care is available.

  • 2410 West City Limits Road  |  (605) 665-3980

    The Yankton public school system gives students a firm foundation for a lifetime of success! YSD offers Pre-School, Jr. Kindergarten, four Elementary Schools (Beadle, Lincoln, Stewart and Webster), Middle School, and Senior High School.



    Sacred Heart Schools

    509 Capital Street  |  (605) 665-1808

    Sacred Heart School's mission is to form a Catholic community of faith and learning by living the Gospel values, promoting academic excellence, and serving those in need. Sacred Heart School offers Pre-School, Kindergarten, Elementary (St. Benedict's) and Middle School (Sacred Heart).



    Missouri Valley Christian Academy

    305 West 25th Street  |  (605) 665-4470

    MVCA provides an affordable education of excellence with focus on developing enthusiastic, life-long seekers of the Lord Jesus Christ through Bible based curriculum. They offer Kindergarten through 8th grade.



    South Dakota Human Services Center

    3515 Broadway Street  |  (605) 668-3100

    SDHSC provides educational services to all adolescents receiving treatment in the Adolescent Program. Patients are enrolled in either the Approved Education Program or GED Program.




    Higher Education




    Avera Sacred Heart Hospital School of Radiologic Technology

    501 Summit Street  |  (605) 668-8000 or (605) 668-8158

    ASHH School of Radiologic Technology, established in 1948, is sponsored by the Benedictine and Presentation Sisters, and is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology. During the full-time, 24 month radiology program, students are able to gain hands-on experience by working with patients under direct and indirect staff supervision. Upon successful completion of the program, students will receive a Certificate of Completion and are eligible to take the national board examination of the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.



    Mitchell Technical Institute

    1200 W. 21st Street |  (605) 668-5700 or (605) 995-3025

    MTI has specific classes in Yankton through a partnership with the Regional Technical Education Center. Some of the classes offered are Class A CDL Training and the Industrial Maintenance Technology Program. Contact MTI today at mitcheltech.edu or rtecedu.org to see what classes are currently offered in the Yankton area.



    Mount Marty College

    1105 W. 8th Street  |  (605) 668-1545 or (855) MT-MARTY

    Mount Marty College, founded in 1936 by the Benedictine Sisters of Sacred Heart Monastery, is a beautifully maintained 80-acre campus along the bluffs of the Missouri River. The college offers Bachelor degrees, Associate degrees, pre-professional studies and Masters Programs.



    Regional Technical Education Center, Inc. (RTEC)

    1200 W. 21st Street  |  (605) 668-5700

    RTEC efficiently and economically develops the workforce required to be successful in today's demanding business environments, from small business to world-class corporate institutions. RTEC's offerings promote ongoing growth and human capital enrichment. RTEC can have employees trained for your specific needs by the time you are ready for operation.


  • Southeast Job Link

    1200 W. 21st Street  |  (605) 668-3480

    Southeast Job Link provides employment training services that meet the needs of employers and job seekers in Southeast South Dakota. Some services provided include computer courses, English as a second language (ESL), on-the-job training, pre-employment screenings, skills training, skills verification testing and workforce development grants.



    University of South Dakota

    414 E. Clark Street, Vermillion, SD  |  (877) 269-6837

    USD is located in Vermillion, just 25 miles southeast of Yankton via highway 50. It has a total student (full-time and part-time) population of over 10,000. USD offers over 100 academic programs with strong science, business, law and medical schools.


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