Polo Elementary School (Closed 2009)

17989 Polo Drive
Orient, SD
  • Polo Elementary School served 9 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students9 students
This chart display total students of Polo Elementary School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Polo Elementary School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Polo Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Polo 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 Polo 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 Polo 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 Polo 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.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Polo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolo 29-2 School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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