Bison Junior High - 04

  • Bison Junior High - 04 serves 23 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21-39% (which is lower 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 60-79% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

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Bison Junior High - 04 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • Bison Junior High - 04's student population of 23 students has grown by 53% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students23 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bison Junior High - 04's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bison Junior High - 04 is 0.24, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.24. 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#138 out of 617 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
9%
16%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
White
87%
71%
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Diversity Score0.240.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBison 52-1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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