Brookings High School - 01

530 Elm Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Brookings High School - 01 serves 917 students in grades 9-12.
Brookings High School - 01 placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 63% (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 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Brookings High School - 01's student population of 917 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students917 students
This chart display total students of Brookings High School - 01 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Brookings High School - 01
Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Brookings High School - 01 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Brookings High School - 01 by grade.

School Rankings

Brookings High School - 01 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 Brookings High School - 01 is 0.26, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall Testing Rank
#198 out of 631 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Brookings High School - 01, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Brookings High School - 01 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brookings High School - 01 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Brookings High School - 01 and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
16%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Brookings High School - 01 and percentage of American Indian public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Brookings High School - 01 and the percentage of Asian public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Brookings High School - 01 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Brookings High School - 01 and the percentage of Black public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
86%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Brookings High School - 01 and the percentage of White public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Brookings High School - 01 and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brookings High School - 01. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score
0.260.48
This chart display the diversity score of Brookings High School - 01 and the public school average diversity score of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Brookings High School - 01 and public school graduation rate of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Brookings High School - 01 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brookings High School - 01 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrookings School District 05-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brookings High School - 01 is Sioux Valley High School - 01 (7.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is George S. Mickelson Middle School - 02 (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillcrest Elementary - 04 (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brookings Hillcrest Elementary - 04 Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-3 | 277 students
    0.6 miles
    304 15th Ave
    Brookings, SD 57006
    (605) 696-4600
    0.6 K-3 277
  • Brookings Medary Elementary - 05 Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 370 students
    0.6 miles
    718 5th St S
    Brookings, SD 57006
    (605) 696-4300
    0.6 K-3 370
  • Brookings George S. Mickelson Middle School - 02 Math: 47% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 796 students
    0.7 miles
    1801 12th St S
    Brookings, SD 57006
    (605) 696-4500
    0.7 6-8 796
  • Brookings Camelot Intermediate - 06 Math: 41% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 576 students
    0.8 miles
    1401 15th Street S
    Brookings, SD 57006
    (605) 696-4400
    0.8 4-5 576
  • Brookings Dakota Prairie Elementary - 07 Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 463 students
    1.9 miles
    111 26th St S
    Brookings, SD 57006
    (605) 696-4900
    1.9 K-3 463

School Reviews

Review Brookings High School - 01. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about the new schools slated for Chicago Public Schools that will combine high school and college training, similar to a tech school in New York.
Being a teacher has never been easy but changes in federal funding and legislation have made it harder than ever for public school teachers. Keep reading to learn more.
June 17, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world on its head. The effects of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come, though maybe more so in certain populations. Here’s what you need to know about the current state of special education in the United States.