Canistota Elementary - 02

  • Canistota Elementary - 02 serves 108 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher 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 60-69% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Canistota Elementary - 02 placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31%.

Top Placements

Canistota Elementary - 02 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • Canistota Elementary - 02's student population of 108 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students108 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Canistota Elementary - 02 is ranked within the top 20% of all 632 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Canistota Elementary - 02 is 0.15, 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 School Rank (16-17)#98 out of 632 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
16%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
3%
3%
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White
92%
69%
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Diversity Score0.150.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanistota School District 43-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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