410 5th St W
Clear Lake, SD 57226
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Clear Lake Elementary - 02 serves 259 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Clear Lake Elementary - 02 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower 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 45-49% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 259 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Clear Lake Elementary - 02's student population of 259 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Clear Lake Elementary - 02 is ranked within the bottom 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 Clear Lake Elementary - 02 is 0.17, which is less 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#509 out of 631 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
91%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SD state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% SD state average).

How many students attend Clear Lake Elementary - 02?

259 students attend Clear Lake Elementary - 02.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

91% of Clear Lake Elementary - 02 students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Clear Lake Elementary - 02?

Clear Lake Elementary - 02 has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 12:1.

What grades does Clear Lake Elementary - 02 offer ?

Clear Lake Elementary - 02 offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 259 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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