New Beginnings - 89

  • New Beginnings - 89 serves 7 students in grades 5-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

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School Overview

  • New Beginnings - 89's student population of 7 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students7 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Student : Teacher Ratio4:114:1
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American Indian
43%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
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3%
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White
57%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.500.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
15%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAberdeen School District 06-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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