9th Grade Academy - 72 (Closed 2013)

9th Grade Academy - 72 served 59 students in grades 9-10.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 was lower than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 48% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was higher than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-10
Total Students59 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Student : Teacher Ratio7:112:1
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American Indian
44%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
5%
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Black
2%
3%
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White
52%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRapid City Area School District 51-4 School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to 9th Grade Academy - 72 is Lincoln Building - 44 (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is East Middle School - 30 (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rapid City Lincoln Building - 44 Special Education School
    Grades: 12 | 33 students
    0.0 miles
    851 West St
    Rapid City, SD 57701
    (605) 394-1813
    0 12 33
  • Rapid City East Middle School - 30 Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 674 students
    0.6 miles
    4860 Homestead St
    Rapid City, SD 57702
    (605) 394-4092
    0.6 6-8 674
  • Rapid City Rapid City High School - 45 Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 380 students
    0.7 miles
    601 Columbus St
    Rapid City, SD 57701
    (605) 394-4048
    0.7 9-12 380
  • Rapid City Woodrow Wilson Elementary - 17 Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 353 students
    0.7 miles
    827 Franklin St
    Rapid City, SD 57701
    (605) 394-1837
    0.7 K-5 353
  • Rapid City Central High School - 41 Math: 39% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,853 student
    0.8 miles
    433 Mt Rushmore Rd
    Rapid City, SD 57701
    (605) 394-4023
    0.8 9-12 1,853
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