108 E Dakota St
Selby, SD 57472
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Selby Middle School - 03 serves 29 students in grades 6-8.
Selby Middle School - 03 placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the South Dakota state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 29 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Selby Middle School - 03 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

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School Overview

Selby Middle School - 03's student population of 29 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
29 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

Selby Middle School - 03 is ranked within the top 30% 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 Selby Middle School - 03 is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (SD)
Overall Testing Rank
#158 out of 631 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
12:1
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American Indian
4%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
93%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Selby Middle School - 03's ranking?

Selby Middle School - 03 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

40-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SD state average), while 60-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% SD state average).

How many students attend Selby Middle School - 03?

29 students attend Selby Middle School - 03.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

93% of Selby Middle School - 03 students are White, 4% of students are American Indian, and 3% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Selby Middle School - 03?

Selby Middle School - 03 has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 12:1.

What grades does Selby Middle School - 03 offer ?

Selby Middle School - 03 offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 29 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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