210 Pine St
Avon, SD 57315
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Avon Junior High - 05 serves 45 students in grades 7-8.
Avon Junior High - 05 placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 60-69% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 45 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Avon Junior High - 05 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Avon Junior High - 05's student population of 45 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
45 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Avon Junior High - 05 is ranked within the top 20% 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 Avon Junior High - 05 is 0.32, 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
#75 out of 631 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
7%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
White
82%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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 Avon Junior High - 05's ranking?

Avon Junior High - 05 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%) and 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 60-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% SD state average).

How many students attend Avon Junior High - 05?

45 students attend Avon Junior High - 05.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

82% of Avon Junior High - 05 students are White, 7% of students are American Indian, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Avon Junior High - 05?

Avon Junior High - 05 has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 12:1.

What grades does Avon Junior High - 05 offer ?

Avon Junior High - 05 offers enrollment in grades 7-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 45 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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