Elk Point-jefferson Junior High School (Closed 2017)

  • Elk Point-jefferson Junior High School served 226 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 3% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Elk Point-jefferson Junior High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Elk Point-jefferson Junior High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
3%
16%
White
97%
71%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elk Point-jefferson Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score0.060.26
This chart display the diversity score of Elk Point-jefferson Junior High School and the public school average diversity score of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elk Point-jefferson Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elk Point-jefferson Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElk Point-Jefferson 61-7 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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