759 5th St
Britton, SD 57430
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Britton-hecla High School - 01 serves 94 students in grades 9-12.
Britton-hecla High School - 01 placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the South Dakota state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Britton-hecla High School - 01 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

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School Overview

Britton-hecla High School - 01's student population of 94 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
94 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Britton-hecla High School - 01 is ranked within the top 30% 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 Britton-hecla High School - 01 is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (SD)
Overall Testing Rank
#158 out of 631 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
3%
16%
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Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
3%
5%
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Black
2%
3%
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White
90%
70%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 94 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in SD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Top 50%)

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