Mark Twain Elementary - 29 (Closed 2017)

  • Mark Twain Elementary - 29 served 241 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 60-64% (which was higher than the South Dakota state average of 42%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 65-69% (which was higher than the South Dakota state average of 49%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 12% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which was lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students241 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mark Twain Elementary - 29 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
16%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
5%
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Black
2%
3%
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White
88%
71%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mark Twain Elementary - 29.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score0.220.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mark Twain Elementary - 29 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSioux Falls 49-5 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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