Dell Rapids High School - 01

  • Dell Rapids High School - 01 serves 279 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dell Rapids High School - 01 placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31%.

Top Placements

Dell Rapids High School - 01 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • Dell Rapids High School - 01's student population of 279 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dell Rapids High School - 01 is ranked within the top 30% 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 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dell Rapids High School - 01 is 0.13, 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)#182 out of 632 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
4%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
93%
69%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.130.48
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Graduation Rate90-94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDell Rapids School District 49-3 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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