Elkton Junior High - 03

  • Elkton Junior High - 03 serves 66 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-59% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Elkton Junior High - 03 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31%.

School Overview

  • Elkton Junior High - 03's student population of 66 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students66 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elkton Junior High - 03 is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elkton Junior High - 03 is 0.27, 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#409 out of 632 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
16%
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Hispanic
11%
6%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
85%
69%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.270.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElkton School District 05-3 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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