Langford Area Elementary - 02

  • Langford Area Elementary - 02 serves 75 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Langford Area Elementary - 02 placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31%.

Top Placements

Langford Area Elementary - 02 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • Langford Area Elementary - 02's student population of 75 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students75 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Langford Area Elementary - 02 is ranked within the top 50% of all 638 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Langford Area Elementary - 02 is 0.20, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank#275 out of 638 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
6%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
89%
69%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.200.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLangford Area 45-5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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