Hot Springs Middle School - 06

146 N 16th St
Hot Springs, SD 57747
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Hot Springs Middle School - 06 serves 187 students in grades 6-8.
Hot Springs Middle School - 06 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 43%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 187 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Hot Springs Middle School - 06's student population of 187 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
187 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

Hot Springs Middle School - 06 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 616 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Hot Springs Middle School - 06 is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (SD)
Overall Testing Rank
#386 out of 616 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
6%
14%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
72%
69%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hot Springs Middle School - 06's ranking?
Hot Springs Middle School - 06 is ranked #386 out of 616 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in South Dakota.
What schools are Hot Springs Middle School - 06 often compared to?
Hot Springs Middle School - 06is often viewed alongside schools like Hill City Middle School - 04, Custer Jr. High - 05 by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 43% SD state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% SD state average).
How many students attend Hot Springs Middle School - 06?
187 students attend Hot Springs Middle School - 06.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Hot Springs Middle School - 06 students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are American Indian, 6% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hot Springs Middle School - 06?
Hot Springs Middle School - 06 has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 12:1.
What grades does Hot Springs Middle School - 06 offer ?
Hot Springs Middle School - 06 offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Hot Springs Middle School - 06 part of?
Hot Springs Middle School - 06 is part of Hot Springs School District 23-2.

School Reviews

1   3/23/2020
This school is extremely dirty and gross.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Lillian Broyles

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 187 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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