Beresford School District 61-2 School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Beresford School District 61-2 School District, serving 673 students.
- Public school in Beresford School District 61-2 School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 52% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 30% of public schools in South Dakota.
- Minority enrollment is 7% 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 14:1 is equal to the South Dakota public school average of 14:1.
|School District Name||Beresford School District 61-2 School District|
|School District Website||http://www.beresford.k12.sd.us|
|School District Phone Number||(605)763-4293|
|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||673 Students||145,072 Students|
|# of Teachers||47 Teachers||9,796 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||14:1|
- Beresford School District 61-2 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 90% has stayed relatively flat 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||1 Student||22,960 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||6 Students||2,450 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||26 Students||8,185 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||5 Students||4,411 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||625 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||10 Students||5,459 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||3,388|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||50||12,298|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||45||11,015|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||50||11,028|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||47||11,166|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||30||11,439|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||61||11,400|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||55||11,161|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||61||11,123|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||56||10,704|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||43||11,505|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||62||10,340|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||64||9,403|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||49||9,102|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $9,909 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 $10,063 is less 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||$6 MM||$4 MM|
|Spending||$6 MM||$3 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$9,909||$11,339|
|Spending / Student||$10,063||$10,782|
Beresford School District 61-2 School District Public Schools (2020)
School (Math/Reading Proficiency)
- Beresford Elementary - 02 209 S 4th St
Beresford, SD 57004
Grades: K-5 | 283 students
- Beresford High School - 01 301 W Maple St
Beresford, SD 57004
Grades: 9-12 | 218 students
- Beresford Middle School - 03 205 W Maple St
Beresford, SD 57004
Grades: 6-8 | 172 students
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