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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Garretson 49-4 School District serving 358 students in Garretson, South Dakota.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the South Dakota state average of 29%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the state average of 14:1.

Garretson 49-4 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Garretson Garretson Elementary - 02
    505 2nd St
    Garretson, SD 57030
    (605)594-3453

    Grades: PK-5 | 216 students
  • Garretson Garretson High School - 01
    505 2nd St
    Garretson, SD 57030
    (605)594-3452

    Grades: 9-12 | 142 students

Overview

School District NameGarretson 49-4 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students358 students
# of Teachers26 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students161 students
% Male Students
45%
# of Female Students197 students
% Female Students
55%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.22
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students2 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students15 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students1 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students310 students
% White Students
87%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students26 students
% of Two or more races Students
7%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:28
# of Students in Kindergarten:29
# of Students in 1st Grade:31
# of Students in 2nd Grade:34
# of Students in 3rd Grade:27
# of Students in 4th Grade:39
# of Students in 5th Grade:28
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:41
# of Students in 10th Grade:24
# of Students in 11th Grade:43
# of Students in 12th Grade:34
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Garretson 49-4 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Garretson 49-4 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)
60%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Garretson 49-4 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≥90%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Garretson 49-4 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 $8,639 in this school district is less than the state average of $11,394. The school district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,448 is less than the state average of $10,920. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SD)
Total Revenue$5 MM$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Garretson 49-4 School District and average revenue for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$5 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Garretson 49-4 School District and average spending for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,639$11,394
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Garretson 49-4 School District and average revenue per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,448$10,920
This chart display average spending per public school student in Garretson 49-4 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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Did You Know?
Garretson 49-4 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.22, which is lower than the South Dakota average of 0.26. The most diverse school in the district is Garretson Elementary - 02. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Dakota or national school diversity statistics.