Harrisburg High School - 01

1300 West Willow St

Harrisburg, SD 57032-0339

Tel: (605)743-2567
Grades: 9-12

507 students

Harrisburg High School - 01 serves 507 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the SD average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
Harrisburg High School - 01 operates within the Harrisburg 41-2 School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the SD state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 507 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 507 students
Harrisburg High School - 01 Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade Harrisburg High School - 01 Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 12:1
Harrisburg High School - 01 Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
4%
White
95%
78%
All Ethnic Groups Harrisburg High School - 01 Sch Ethnicity Harrisburg High School - 01 Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.10 0.22
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
30%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,011 students has grown by 54% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Harrisburg 41-2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,011 306
Harrisburg   41-2 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 89% 87%
Harrisburg   41-2 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $3 MM
Harrisburg   41-2 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $45 MM $3 MM
Harrisburg   41-2 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,847 $10,941
Harrisburg   41-2 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,880 $10,706
Harrisburg   41-2 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Voa - New Start - 72 (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harrisburg Middle School - 03 (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Liberty Elementary - 02 (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HarrisburgLiberty Elementary - 02
    200 Willow St
    HarrisburgSD 57032
    (605)743-2567
    0.1 mi | 443 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HarrisburgHarrisburg Middle School - 03
    600 South Cliff Ave
    HarrisburgSD 57032
    (605)743-2567
    0.5 mi | 547 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HarrisburgFreedom Elementary - 06
    1101 Tom Sawyer Trail
    HarrisburgSD 57032
    (605)743-2567
    1.2 mi | 279 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Sioux FallsJourney Elementary - 05
    6801 South Grange Ave
    Sioux FallsSD 57108
    (605)743-2567
    4 mi | 410 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Sioux FallsExplorer Elementary - 04
    4010 West 82nd St
    Sioux FallsSD 57108
    (605)743-2567
    5 mi | 530 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Lincoln County, SD public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.09, which is lower than the South Dakota average of 0.22. The most diverse school district in Lincoln County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Dakota or national school diversity statistics.