Elk Mountain Elementary - 01

  • Elk Mountain Elementary - 01 serves 8 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 73%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 74%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Elk Mountain Elementary - 01 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 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Elk Mountain Elementary - 01's student population of 8 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students8 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Elk Mountain Elementary - 01
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elk Mountain Elementary - 01 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 598 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elk Mountain Elementary - 01 is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
73%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elk Mountain Elementary - 01 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elk Mountain Elementary - 01 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio4:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
16%
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Hispanic
25%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elk Mountain Elementary - 01 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
75%
71%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elk Mountain Elementary - 01.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score0.380.47
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elk Mountain Elementary - 01 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElk Mountain 16-2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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