Aurora Plains Academy High School - 05

  • Aurora Plains Academy High School - 05 serves 35 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Aurora Plains Academy High School - 05's student population of 35 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students35 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Aurora Plains Academy High School - 05's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Aurora Plains Academy High School - 05 is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio6:114:1
American Indian
55%
16%
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Hispanic
9%
5%
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Black
5%
3%
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White
26%
71%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aurora Plains Academy High School - 05.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score0.620.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlankinton 01-1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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