Edgemont Elementary - 03

  • Edgemont Elementary - 03 serves 104 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Edgemont Elementary - 03 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Edgemont Elementary - 03 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • Edgemont Elementary - 03's student population of 104 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students104 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edgemont Elementary - 03 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 638 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Edgemont Elementary - 03 is 0.20, 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#567 out of 638 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
6%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
89%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.200.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdgemont School District 23-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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