Opal Elementary - 15

  • Opal Elementary - 15 serves 20 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (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 ≥50% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

School Overview

  • Opal Elementary - 15's student population of 20 students has grown by 81% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students20 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Opal Elementary - 15's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Opal Elementary - 15 is 0.19, which is less 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#185 out of 617 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Opal Elementary - 15 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Opal Elementary - 15 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Hispanic
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Opal Elementary - 15 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
90%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Opal Elementary - 15 and the percentage of White public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Opal Elementary - 15.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score0.190.24
This chart display the diversity score of Opal Elementary - 15 and the public school average diversity score of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMeade 46-1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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