5800 S Bahnson Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Horizon Elementary - 09 serves 205 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Horizon Elementary - 09 placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Horizon Elementary - 09's student population of 205 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
205 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Horizon Elementary - 09 is ranked within the top 50% of all 631 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Horizon Elementary - 09 is 0.26, 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 Data
This School
State Level (SD)
Overall Testing Rank
#212 out of 631 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
16%
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
4%
3%
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White
86%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 205 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26 (Top 50%)

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