Our Home

102a S Chapman Dr
Parkston, SD 57366
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 18 students in grades 5-12, Our Home ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 43%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%).
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 5-12
  • Enrollment: 18 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : <50% (Top 30% in SD)
  • : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Our Home's student population of 18 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-12
Total Students
18 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Our Home is 0.58, 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.
This School
State Level (SD)
<50%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Our Home 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 2020-21 school year data.
(17-18)
<50%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Our Home 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Our Home and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
56%
14%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Our Home and percentage of American Indian public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Our Home and the percentage of Asian public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Our Home and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Our Home and the percentage of Black public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
33%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Our Home and the percentage of White public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Our Home and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Our Home.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
0.58
This chart display the diversity score of Our Home and the public school average diversity score of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Our Home and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
3%
8%
School District Name
Source: 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?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 43% SD state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% SD state average).
How many students attend Our Home?
18 students attend Our Home.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Our Home students are American Indian, 33% of students are White, 6% of students are Black, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Our Home?
Our Home has a student ration of 6:1, which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 12:1.
What grades does Our Home offer ?
Our Home offers enrollment in grades 5-12
What school district is Our Home part of?
Our Home is part of Parkston School District 33-3.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 5-12
  • Enrollment: 18 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : <50% (Top 30%)
  • : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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