George S Mickelson Alternative High School - 04

17267 3rd St
Redfield, SD 57469
(School attendance zone shown in map)
George S Mickelson Alternative High School - 04 serves 15 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 42%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 49%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

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George S Mickelson Alternative High School - 04 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

George S Mickelson Alternative High School - 04's student population of 15 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 66% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students15 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of George S Mickelson Alternative High School - 04 is 0.25, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
≤20%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
≤20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
7%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
5%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
86%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.250.48
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Graduation Rate
(15-16)
<50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
16%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRedfield School District 56-4 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to George S Mickelson Alternative High School - 04 is Redfield High School - 01 (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Redfield Junior High - 02 (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Redfield Elementary - 03 (1.2 miles away)
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