Custer 16-1 School District
- For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Custer 16-1 School District serving 775 students in Custer, South Dakota.
- Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the South Dakota state average of 29%.
- The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.
Custer 16-1 School District (2019-20)
- School Location Grades Students
- Custer Custer Elementary - 02371 Crook St
Custer, SD 57730
Grades: PK-6 | 341 students
- Custer Custer High School - 011645 Wildcat Ln
Custer, SD 57730
Grades: 9-12 | 242 students
- Hermosa Hermosa Elementary - 0411 4th St
Hermosa, SD 57744
Grades: K-8 | 192 students
|School District Name||Custer 16-1 School District|
|# of Schools||n/a|
|# of Students||775 students|
|# of Teachers||62 Teacher(s)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1|
|# of Male Students||380 students|
|% Male Students|
|# of Female Students||395 students|
|% Female Students|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||40 students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||1 students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||43 students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||7 students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||661 students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||1 students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||22 students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||3|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||73|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||60|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||72|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||64|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||73|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||78|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||78|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||19|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||13|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||67|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||57|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||60|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||58|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-|
- Custer 16-1 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 90% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (SD)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $11,928 is higher 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 $14,891 is higher 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 Data||This School District||This State (SD)|
|Total Revenue||$10 MM||$4 MM|
|Spending||$13 MM||$3 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$11,928||$11,394|
|Spending / Student||$14,891||$10,920|
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