Sitting Bull School

Sitting Bull School serves 82 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.

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School Overview

Sitting Bull School's student population of 82 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students82 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sitting Bull School
Total Classroom Teachers (12-13)3 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Sitting Bull School by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of Sitting Bull School 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≤10%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sitting Bull School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≤10%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sitting Bull School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a14:1
American Indian
100%
16%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sitting Bull School and percentage of American Indian public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Black
n/a
3%
White
n/a
70%
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 Sitting Bull School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score
0.000.48
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sitting Bull School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSitting Bull School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sitting Bull School is Mclaughlin High School - 01 (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rock Creek Grant School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bullhead Rock Creek Grant School
    Grades: K-8 | 79 students
    0.6 miles
    1 Indian School Drive
    Bullhead, SD 57621
    (605) 823-4971
    0.6 K-8 79
  • Mc Laughlin Mclaughlin Elementary - 02 Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 218 students
    8.7 miles
    601 S Main
    Mc Laughlin, SD 57642
    (605) 823-4484
    8.7 PK-5 218
  • Mc Laughlin Mclaughlin High School - 01 Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 149 students
    8.7 miles
    701 S Main
    Mc Laughlin, SD 57642
    (605) 823-4484
    8.7 9-12 149
  • Mc Laughlin Mclaughlin Middle School - 03 Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 97 students
    8.7 miles
    701 S Main
    Mc Laughlin, SD 57642
    (605) 823-4484
    8.7 6-8 97
  • Wakpala Wakpala Elementary - 02 Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 91 students
    13.8 miles
    12250 Sd Hwy 1806
    Wakpala, SD 57658
    (605) 845-3040
    13.8 K-5 91

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