Tri-valley High School - 01

46450 252nd St,

Colton, SD, 57018-5712

Tel: (605)446-3538
Grades: 9-12

251 students

Tri-valley High School - 01 serves 251 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the SD average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
Tri-valley High School - 01 operates within the Tri-valley 49-6 School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the SD state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 251 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 251 students
Tri-valley High School - 01 Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Tri-valley High School - 01 Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tri-valley High School - 01 Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 12:1
Tri-valley High School - 01 Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
12%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
4%
Tri-valley High School - 01 Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
2%
3%
Tri-valley High School - 01 Black (2006-2012)
White
93%
78%
All Ethnic Groups Tri-valley High School - 01 Sch Ethnicity Tri-valley 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.
0.13 0.38
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%
Tri-valley High School - 01 Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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%
Tri-valley High School - 01 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 807 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Tri-valley 49-6 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 807 313
Tri-valley   49-6 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 90% 87%
Tri-valley   49-6 School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $3 MM
Tri-valley   49-6 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $7 MM $3 MM
Tri-valley   49-6 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,067 $10,941
Tri-valley   49-6 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,022 $10,706
Tri-valley   49-6 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West Central High School - 01 (7.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Tri-valley Junior High School - 03 (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tri-valley Elementary - 02 (0 miles away)
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