Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1 School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1 School District, serving 364 students.
  • Public school in Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 52% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in South Dakota.
  • The top ranked public schools in Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1 School District are Alcester-hudson Elementary - 04, Alcester-hudson High School - 01 and Alcester-hudson Junior High - 03. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 30% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the South Dakota public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameAlcester-Hudson School District 61-1 School District
School District Websitehttp://www.alcester-hudson.k12.sd.us
School District Phone Number(605)934-1890
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SD)
# of Schools3 Schools722 Schools
# of Students364 Students145,072 Students
# of Teachers30 Teachers9,796 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1

District Comparison

  • Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 149 school districts in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 50% has decreased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1  School District and public school graduation rate of SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.170.48
# of American Indian Studentsn/a22,960 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
16%
# of Asian Students1 Student2,450 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students21 Students8,185 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
5%
# of Black Studentsn/a4,411 Students
% Black Students
n/a
3%
# of White Students332 Students101,454 Students
% White Students
91%
70%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student153 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students9 Students5,459 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:553,388
# of Students in Kindergarten:2212,298
# of Students in 1st Grade:3111,015
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1811,028
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2811,166
# of Students in 4th Grade:2111,439
# of Students in 5th Grade:2611,400
# of Students in 6th Grade:2911,161
# of Students in 7th Grade:2111,123
# of Students in 8th Grade:1710,704
# of Students in 9th Grade:3411,505
# of Students in 10th Grade:1610,340
# of Students in 11th Grade:259,403
# of Students in 12th Grade:219,102
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,358 in this school district is less than the state average of $11,339. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,970 is higher than the state average of $10,782. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SD)
Total Revenue$3 MM$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1  School District and average revenue for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$4 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1  School District and average spending for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,358$11,339
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1  School District and average revenue per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,970$10,782
This chart display average spending per public school student in Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1  School District and average spending per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Alcester-Hudson School District 61-1 School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Alcester-hudson Elementary - 04 Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    409 E 6th St
    Alcester, SD 57001
    (605)934-2171

    Grades: PK-6 | 230 students
  • Alcester-hudson High School - 01 Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank: Top 50%
    102 E 5th
    Alcester, SD 57001
    (605)934-1890

    Grades: 9-12 | 96 students
  • Alcester-hudson Junior High - 03 Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    102 E 5th
    Alcester, SD 57001
    (605)934-1890

    Grades: 7-8 | 38 students
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