Buchanan K-1 Center - 18 serves 446 students in grades Kindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-1
  • Students: 446 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Buchanan K-1 Center - 18's student population of 446 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-1
Total Students
446 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Buchanan K-1 Center - 18 is 0.71, which is more 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
This School
State Level (SD)
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
14%
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Asian
23%
2%
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Hispanic
33%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
36%
69%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-1
  • Students: 446 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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