Brandon Valley 49-2 School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 7 public schools managed by Brandon Valley 49-2 School District serving 3,928 students in Brandon, South Dakota.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the South Dakota state average of 29%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Brandon Valley 49-2 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Brandon Brandon Elementary - 03
    501 Holly Blvd
    Brandon, SD 57005
    (605)582-6315

    Grades: PK-4 | 548 students
  • Brandon Brandon Valley High School - 01
    301 S Splitrock Blvd
    Brandon, SD 57005
    (605)582-3211

    Grades: 9-12 | 1067 students
  • Brandon Brandon Valley Intermediate - 07
    201 West Park St
    Brandon, SD 57005
    (605)582-6035

    Grades: 5-6 | 648 students
  • Brandon Brandon Valley Middle School - 02
    700 Holly Blvd
    Brandon, SD 57005
    (605)582-3214

    Grades: 7-8 | 601 students
  • Sioux Falls Fred Assam Elementary - 06
    7700 E Willowwood St
    Sioux Falls, SD 57110
    (605)582-1500

    Grades: K-4 | 470 students
  • Brandon Robert Bennis Elementary - 05
    2001 S Sioux Blvd
    Brandon, SD 57005
    (605)582-8010

    Grades: K-4 | 486 students
  • Valley Springs Valley Springs Elementary - 04
    301 Valley Dr
    Valley Springs, SD 57068
    (605)757-6285

    Grades: K-4 | 108 students

Overview

School District NameBrandon Valley 49-2 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,928 students
# of Teachers228 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students1,987 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,941 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.16
# of American Indian Students19 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students51 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students85 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students120 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students3,560 students
% White Students
91%
# of Hawaiian Students7 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students86 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:28
# of Students in Kindergarten:374
# of Students in 1st Grade:298
# of Students in 2nd Grade:294
# of Students in 3rd Grade:295
# of Students in 4th Grade:323
# of Students in 5th Grade:313
# of Students in 6th Grade:335
# of Students in 7th Grade:304
# of Students in 8th Grade:297
# of Students in 9th Grade:278
# of Students in 10th Grade:256
# of Students in 11th Grade:265
# of Students in 12th Grade:268
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Brandon Valley 49-2 School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 145 school districts in South Dakota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 96% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Brandon Valley 49-2 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)
72%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brandon Valley 49-2 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
94%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Brandon Valley 49-2 School District and public school graduation rate of SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,310 in this school district is less than the state average of $11,394. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,225 is less than the state average of $10,920. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SD)
Total Revenue$29 MM$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Brandon Valley 49-2 School District and average revenue for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$29 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Brandon Valley 49-2 School District and average spending for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,310$11,394
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Brandon Valley 49-2 School District and average revenue per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,225$10,920
This chart display average spending per public school student in Brandon Valley 49-2 School District and average spending per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Brandon Valley 49-2 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.16, which is lower than the South Dakota average of 0.26. The most diverse school in the district is Fred Assam Elementary - 06. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Dakota or national school diversity statistics.