Memorial Middle School - 04

  • Memorial Middle School - 04 serves 1,321 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

Top Placements

Memorial Middle School - 04 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • Memorial Middle School - 04's student population of 1,321 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,321 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Memorial Middle School - 04's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Memorial Middle School - 04 is 0.27, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank#53 out of 617 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
1%
16%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
5%
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Black
4%
3%
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White
85%
71%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.270.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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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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