Black Hills Special Services Cooperative School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Black Hills Special Services Cooperative School District, serving 43 students.
  • Public school in Black Hills Special Services Cooperative School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (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 school in Black Hills Special Services Cooperative School District is Developmental Disabilities Program - 01. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 30% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the South Dakota public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameBlack Hills Special Services Cooperative School District
School District Websitehttp://www.bhssc.org
School District Phone Number(605)347-4467
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SD)
# of Schools3 Schools722 Schools
# of Students43 Students145,072 Students
# of Teachers2 Teachers9,796 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1

District Comparison

  • Black Hills Special Services Cooperative 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
53%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.460.48
# of American Indian Students6 Students22,960 Students
% American Indian Students
14%
16%
# of Asian Students2 Students2,450 Students
% Asian Students
5%
2%
# of Hispanic Studentsn/a8,185 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
5%
# of Black Students2 Students4,411 Students
% Black Students
5%
3%
# of White Students31 Students101,454 Students
% White Students
72%
70%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a153 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2 Students5,459 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 3,388
# of Students in Kindergarten:112,298
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 11,015
# of Students in 2nd Grade:211,028
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 11,166
# of Students in 4th Grade:111,439
# of Students in 5th Grade:111,400
# of Students in 6th Grade:311,161
# of Students in 7th Grade:611,123
# of Students in 8th Grade:110,704
# of Students in 9th Grade:411,505
# of Students in 10th Grade:510,340
# of Students in 11th Grade:89,403
# of Students in 12th Grade:119,102
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Black Hills Special Services Cooperative School District Public Schools (2020)

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