Harding County 31-1 School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by Harding County 31-1 School District serving 193 students in Buffalo, South Dakota.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the South Dakota state average of 25%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Harding County 31-1 School District (2018-19)

Overview

School District NameHarding County 31-1 School District
# of Schools5
# of Students193
# of Teachers22
Student : Teacher Ratio9
# of Male Students94
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students99
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.08
# of American Indian Students2
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Studentsn/a
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Students5
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students186
% White Students
96%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:18
# of Students in 1st Grade:15
# of Students in 2nd Grade:12
# of Students in 3rd Grade:17
# of Students in 4th Grade:8
# of Students in 5th Grade:13
# of Students in 6th Grade:13
# of Students in 7th Grade:13
# of Students in 8th Grade:22
# of Students in 9th Grade:13
# of Students in 10th Grade:16
# of Students in 11th Grade:22
# of Students in 12th Grade:11
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Harding County 31-1 School District, which is ranked within the top 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 50% has decreased from 60-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harding County 31-1 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harding County 31-1 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Harding County 31-1 School District and public school graduation rate of SD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $19,744 is higher than the state average of $11,542. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $21,594 is higher than the state average of $11,062. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SD)
Total Revenue$4 MM$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Harding County 31-1 School District and average revenue for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$4 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Harding County 31-1 School District and average spending for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$19,744$11,542
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Harding County 31-1 School District and average revenue per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$21,594$11,062
This chart display average spending per public school student in Harding County 31-1 School District and average spending per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Harding County 31-1 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.08, which is lower than the South Dakota average of 0.23. The most diverse school in the district is Harding County Ms - 03 Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Dakota or national school diversity statistics.