General Beadle Elementary - 01

  • General Beadle Elementary - 01 serves 520 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower 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 16% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • General Beadle 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 31%.

Top Placements

General Beadle Elementary - 01 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • General Beadle Elementary - 01's student population of 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • General Beadle Elementary - 01 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 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of General Beadle Elementary - 01 is 0.60, which is more 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)#614 out of 632 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
58%
16%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
6%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
22%
69%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in General Beadle Elementary - 01. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score0.600.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRapid City Area School District 51-4 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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