201 N West Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Odyssey - 47 serves 17 students in grades 6-8.
Odyssey - 47 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 43%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 17 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Odyssey - 47's student population of 17 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
17 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Odyssey - 47 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 616 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Odyssey - 47 is 0.78, 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
#575 out of 616 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
43%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
American Indian
24%
14%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
12%
7%
Black
23%
3%
White
29%
69%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Odyssey - 47.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score
0.78
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
34%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education
Profile last updated: 02/24/2022

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Odyssey - 47's ranking?

Odyssey - 47 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for: Most diverse schools (Top 1%), Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 20%).

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

≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 43% SD state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% SD state average).

How many students attend Odyssey - 47?

17 students attend Odyssey - 47.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

29% of Odyssey - 47 students are White, 24% of students are American Indian, 23% of students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, and 12% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Odyssey - 47?

Odyssey - 47 has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 12:1.

What grades does Odyssey - 47 offer ?

Odyssey - 47 offers enrollment in grades 6-8

What school district is Odyssey - 47 part of?

Odyssey - 47 is part of Sioux Falls School District 49-5.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 17 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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