24243 456th Ave
Chester, SD 57016
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Rustic Acres Elementary - 04 serves 21 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Rustic Acres Elementary - 04 placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.

Top Rankings

Rustic Acres Elementary - 04 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

Rustic Acres Elementary - 04's student population of 21 students has declined by 41% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
21 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

Rustic Acres Elementary - 04 is ranked within the top 50% of all 631 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Rustic Acres Elementary - 04 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#233 out of 631 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rustic Acres Elementary - 04 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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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 Rustic Acres Elementary - 04 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
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Diversity Score
0.00
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 21 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Btm 50%)

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