800 Bayberry St
Kadoka, SD 57543
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Kadoka Area High School - 01 serves 76 students in grades 9-12.
Kadoka Area High School - 01 placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the South Dakota state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Kadoka Area High School - 01 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

Kadoka Area High School - 01's student population of 76 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
76 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Kadoka Area High School - 01 is ranked within the top 30% 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 Kadoka Area High School - 01 is 0.49, 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 Data
This School
State Level (SD)
Overall Testing Rank
#130 out of 631 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
12:1
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American Indian
42%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
Black
n/a
3%
White
58%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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: 9-12
  • Students: 76 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in SD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥80% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49 (Top 20%)

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