Hill City High School - 01

  • Hill City High School - 01 serves 153 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-79% (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 ≥80% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

School Overview

  • Hill City High School - 01's student population of 153 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students153 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hill City High School - 01's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hill City High School - 01 is 0.35, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank#220 out of 617 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
5%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
16%
5%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
79%
71%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hill City High School - 01.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score0.350.26
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Graduation Rate≥90%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHill City 51-2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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