Bennett County School District 03-1 School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Bennett County School District 03-1 School District, serving 495 students.
- Public school in Bennett County School District 03-1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 19% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 52% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in South Dakota.
- Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more 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.
|School District Name||Bennett County School District 03-1 School District|
|School District Website||http://www.bennettco.k12.sd.us|
|School District Phone Number||(605)685-6112|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (SD)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||722 Schools|
|# of Students||495 Students||145,072 Students|
|# of Teachers||41 Teachers||9,796 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||14:1|
- Bennett County School District 03-1 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 80-89% has increased from 50-59% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (SD)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||242 Students||22,960 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||1 Student||2,450 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||27 Students||8,185 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||n/a||4,411 Students|
|% Black Students||n/a|
|# of White Students||111 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||114 Students||5,459 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||15||3,388|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||50||12,298|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||50||11,015|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||45||11,028|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||31||11,166|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||32||11,439|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||31||11,400|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||26||11,161|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||31||11,123|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||45||10,704|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||45||11,505|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||33||10,340|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||32||9,403|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||29||9,102|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $16,838 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 $13,184 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||$8 MM||$4 MM|
|Spending||$6 MM||$3 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$16,838||$11,339|
|Spending / Student||$13,184||$10,782|
Bennett County School District 03-1 School District Public Schools (2020)
School (Math/Reading Proficiency)
- Bennett County High School - 01 202 E School St
Martin, SD 57551
Grades: 9-12 | 139 students
- Bennett County Junior High - 06 402 1st Ave
Martin, SD 57551
Grades: 7-8 | 76 students
- Martin Elementary - 03 201 5th St
Martin, SD 57551
Grades: PK-6 | 280 students
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