200 Hansina Ave
Volga, SD 57071
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Sioux Valley High School - 01 serves 196 students in grades 9-12.
Sioux Valley High School - 01 placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the South Dakota state average of 43%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 196 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 20% in SD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-89% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sioux Valley High School - 01 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Sioux Valley High School - 01's student population of 196 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
196 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Sioux Valley High School - 01 is ranked within the top 30% of all 616 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Sioux Valley High School - 01 is 0.20, 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
#156 out of 616 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
14%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
89%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.20
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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 Sioux Valley High School - 01's ranking?

Sioux Valley High School - 01 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 1%) and Highest graduation rate (Top 20%).

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

40-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 43% SD state average), while 80-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% SD state average).

What is the graduation rate of Sioux Valley High School - 01?

The graduation rate of Sioux Valley High School - 01 is 90%, which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 84%.

How many students attend Sioux Valley High School - 01?

196 students attend Sioux Valley High School - 01.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

89% of Sioux Valley High School - 01 students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Sioux Valley High School - 01?

Sioux Valley High School - 01 has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 12:1.

What grades does Sioux Valley High School - 01 offer ?

Sioux Valley High School - 01 offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Sioux Valley High School - 01 part of?

Sioux Valley High School - 01 is part of Sioux Valley School District 05-5.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 196 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-89% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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