Alternative Program (Closed 2006)

  • Alternative Program served 18 students in grades 6-12.
  • Minority enrollment was 22% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students18 students
This chart display total students of Alternative Program by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
This chart display the total teachers of Alternative Program by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Alternative Program by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2005-2006 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ration/a14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Alternative Program and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
American Indian
17%
16%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Alternative Program and percentage of American Indian public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alternative Program and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Black
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alternative Program and the percentage of Black public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
78%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alternative Program and the percentage of White public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alternative Program.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score0.360.26
This chart display the diversity score of Alternative Program and the public school average diversity score of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alternative Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlack Hills Special Services Cooperative School District
Source: 2005-2006 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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