Armour School District 21-1 School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Armour School District 21-1 School District, serving 167 students.
- Public school in Armour School District 21-1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 52% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 10% of public schools in South Dakota.
- Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 30% (majority American Indian).
- The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the South Dakota public school average of 14:1.
|School District Name||Armour School District 21-1 School District|
|School District Website||http://www.armour.k12.sd.us|
|School District Phone Number||(605)724-2698|
|School District Grades Offered||KG - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (SD)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||722 Schools|
|# of Students||167 Students||145,072 Students|
|# of Teachers||19 Teachers||9,796 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1||14:1|
- Armour School District 21-1 School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (SD)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||70-74%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||60-64%|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||5 Students||22,960 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||n/a||2,450 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||7 Students||8,185 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||5 Students||4,411 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||147 Students||101,454 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||153 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||3 Students||5,459 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||3,388|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||16||12,298|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||15||11,015|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||12||11,028|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||11||11,166|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||10||11,439|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||8||11,400|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||12||11,161|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||12||11,123|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||18||10,704|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||14||11,505|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||11||10,340|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||13||9,403|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||15||9,102|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $12,036 is higher 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 $12,303 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 Data||This School District||This State (SD)|
|Total Revenue||$2 MM||$4 MM|
|Spending||$2 MM||$3 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$12,036||$11,339|
|Spending / Student||$12,303||$10,782|
Armour School District 21-1 School District Public Schools (2020)
School (Math/Reading Proficiency)
- Armour Elementary - 02 905 Dobson Ave
Armour, SD 57313
Grades: K-5 | 72 students
- Armour High School - 01 604 3rd St
Armour, SD 57313
Grades: 9-12 | 53 students
- Armour Middle School - 03 905 Dobson Ave
Armour, SD 57313
Grades: 6-8 | 42 students
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