401 Birdsell St
Bonesteel, SD 57317
(School attendance zone shown in map)
South Central Middle School - 02 served 24 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 21-39% (which was lower than the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 21-39% (which was lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 50% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was higher than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
24 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
21-39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Central Middle School - 02 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
21-39%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Central Middle School - 02 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
12:1
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American Indian
42%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
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White
50%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in South Central Middle School - 02 and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Central Middle School - 02 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Central Middle School - 02 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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

21-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% SD state average), while 21-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% SD state average).

How many students attend South Central Middle School - 02?

24 students attend South Central Middle School - 02.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

50% of South Central Middle School - 02 students are White, 42% of students are American Indian, and 8% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of South Central Middle School - 02?

South Central Middle School - 02 has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 12:1.

What grades does South Central Middle School - 02 offer ?

South Central Middle School - 02 offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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