410 E 10th Ave
Milbank, SD 57252
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Milbank Elementary - 03 serves 416 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Milbank 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 57% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 416 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Milbank Elementary - 03's student population of 416 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
416 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Milbank 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 Milbank Elementary - 03 is 0.31, which is less 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
#397 out of 631 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
13%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
82%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.31
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School District Name
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?

40% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SD state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% SD state average).

How many students attend Milbank Elementary - 03?

416 students attend Milbank Elementary - 03.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

82% of Milbank Elementary - 03 students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.

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

Milbank Elementary - 03 has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 12:1.

What grades does Milbank Elementary - 03 offer ?

Milbank Elementary - 03 offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 416 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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