201 5th St
Martin, SD 57551
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Martin Elementary - 03 serves 255 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Martin Elementary - 03 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower 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 25-29% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 255 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Martin Elementary - 03's student population of 255 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
255 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Martin Elementary - 03 is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Martin Elementary - 03 is 0.63, which is more 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SD)
Overall Testing Rank
#587 out of 631 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
54%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
17%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
23%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
8%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SD state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% SD state average).

How many students attend Martin Elementary - 03?

255 students attend Martin Elementary - 03.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

54% of Martin Elementary - 03 students are American Indian, 23% of students are Two or more races, 17% of students are White, and 6% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Martin Elementary - 03?

Martin Elementary - 03 has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 12:1.

What grades does Martin Elementary - 03 offer ?

Martin Elementary - 03 offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 255 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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