Platte Colony Elementary School (Closed 2008)

  • Platte Colony Elementary School served 24 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students24 students
This chart display total students of Platte Colony Elementary School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Platte Colony Elementary School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Platte Colony Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Platte Colony Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
100%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Platte Colony Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Platte Colony Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Scoren/a0.26
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Platte Colony Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlatte - Geddes 11-5 School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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