Ethan Elementary - 02

  • Ethan Elementary - 02 serves 150 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ethan Elementary - 02 placed in the top 5% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31%.

Top Placements

Ethan Elementary - 02 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • Ethan Elementary - 02's student population of 150 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students150 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ethan Elementary - 02 is ranked within the top 5% 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 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ethan Elementary - 02 is 0.12, 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)#16 out of 632 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
1%
16%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
94%
69%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.120.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEthan School District 17-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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