Fordham Colony Elementary - 04

  • Fordham Colony Elementary - 04 serves 29 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 21-39% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fordham Colony Elementary - 04 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.

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Fordham Colony Elementary - 04 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • Fordham Colony Elementary - 04's student population of 29 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students29 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fordham Colony Elementary - 04 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 Fordham Colony Elementary - 04 is 0.00, 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#583 out of 638 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fordham Colony Elementary - 04 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fordham Colony Elementary - 04 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
16%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
n/a
3%
White
100%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fordham Colony Elementary - 04. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score0.000.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fordham Colony Elementary - 04 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (02-03)
57%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fordham Colony Elementary - 04 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClark School District 12-2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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