306 S Main St
Arlington, SD 57212
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Arlington Junior High - 03 serves 37 students in grades 7-8.
Arlington Junior High - 03 placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 37 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Arlington Junior High - 03 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Arlington Junior High - 03's student population of 37 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
37 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Arlington Junior High - 03 is ranked within the top 50% of all 631 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Arlington Junior High - 03 is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (SD)
Overall Testing Rank
#262 out of 631 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
3%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
11%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
86%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.25
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Arlington Junior High - 03's ranking?

Arlington Junior High - 03 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SD state average), while 40-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% SD state average).

How many students attend Arlington Junior High - 03?

37 students attend Arlington Junior High - 03.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

86% of Arlington Junior High - 03 students are White, 11% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Arlington Junior High - 03?

Arlington Junior High - 03 has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the South Dakota state average of 12:1.

What grades does Arlington Junior High - 03 offer ?

Arlington Junior High - 03 offers enrollment in grades 7-8 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 37 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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