905 5th Ave W
Lemmon, SD 57638
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Lemmon Elementary - 02 serves 151 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Lemmon Elementary - 02 placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 55-59% (which is higher than 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 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Lemmon Elementary - 02 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

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School Overview

Lemmon Elementary - 02's student population of 151 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
151 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Lemmon Elementary - 02 is ranked within the top 20% 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 Lemmon Elementary - 02 is 0.13, 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
#126 out of 631 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
5%
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Black
n/a
3%
White
93%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
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-6
  • Students: 151 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Top 50%)

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