Hayward Elementary - 38

  • Hayward Elementary - 38 serves 723 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (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 32% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hayward Elementary - 38 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 14:1 is equal to the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 31%.

Top Placements

Hayward Elementary - 38 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • Hayward Elementary - 38's student population of 723 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students723 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hayward Elementary - 38 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 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hayward Elementary - 38 is 0.71, 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)#577 out of 632 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
10%
16%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
28%
6%
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Black
8%
3%
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White
44%
69%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.710.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSioux Falls School District 49-5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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  • Sioux Falls Cte - 37 Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3 students
    1.0 miles
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    (605)367-5504
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  • Sioux Falls New Technology High School - 30
    Grades: 9-12 | 343 students
    1.5 miles
    2205 N Career Ave
    Sioux Falls, SD 57107
    (605)367-5850
    1.5 9-12 343
  • Sioux Falls Memorial Middle School - 04
    Grades: 6-8 | 1364 students
    1.6 miles
    1401 S Sertoma Ave
    Sioux Falls, SD 57106
    (605)362-2785
    1.6 6-8 1364
  • Sioux Falls Discovery Elementary - 26
    Grades: PK-5 | 904 students
    1.8 miles
    1506 S Discovery Ave
    Sioux Falls, SD 57106
    (605)362-3530
    1.8 PK-5 904
  • Sioux Falls All City Elementary - 50
    Grades: K-5 | 148 students
    2.1 miles
    2511 W Brookings St
    Sioux Falls, SD 57104
    (605)367-6120
    2.1 K-5 148

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