20019 474th Ave
White, SD 57275
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Red Willow Colony School - 09 serves 13 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 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.

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Red Willow Colony School - 09 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

Red Willow Colony School - 09's student population of 13 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
13 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Red Willow Colony School - 09 is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
<50%
47%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
≥50%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Red Willow Colony School - 09 and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
16%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Black
n/a
3%
White
100%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Red Willow Colony School - 09 and the percentage of White public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Red Willow Colony School - 09.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score
0.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
35%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 13 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1% in SD)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Btm 50%)

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