Howard School District 48-3 School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 363 students in Howard School District 48-3 School District. Howard School District 48-3 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Dakota.
Public schools in Howard School District 48-3 School District have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in South Dakota.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 30% (majority American Indian).
|School District Name||Howard School District 48-3 School District|
|School District Website||http://www.howard.k12.sd.us|
|School District Phone Number||(605) 772-5515|
|School District Grades Offered||KG - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (SD)|
|# of Schools||4 Schools||722 Schools|
|# of Students||363 Students||145,072 Students|
|# of Teachers||34 Teachers||9,796 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1||14:1|
Howard School District 48-3 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 149 school districts in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (SD)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#42 out of 149 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||1 Student||22,960 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||n/a||2,450 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||13 Students||8,185 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||5 Students||4,411 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||342 Students||101,454 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||153 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||2 Students||5,459 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||3,388|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||23||12,298|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||29||11,015|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||30||11,028|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||32||11,166|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||29||11,439|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||28||11,400|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||23||11,161|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||43||11,123|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||20||10,704|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||25||11,505|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||23||10,340|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||28||9,403|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||30||9,102|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $15,959 is higher than the state median of $14,448. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,548 is less than the state median of $14,457. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (SD)|
|Total Revenue||$6 MM||$5 MM|
|Spending||$5 MM||$5 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$15,959||$14,448|
|Revenue / Student||$13,548||$14,457|
Howard School District 48-3 School District Public Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #11.43945 235th St.
Winfred, SD 57076
Grades: K-8 | 28 students
- Rank: #22.201 N Minnie St
Howard, SD 57349
Grades: K-6 | 171 students
- Rank: #33.500 N Section Line
Howard, SD 57349
Grades: 7-8 | 58 students
- Rank: #44.500 N Section Line
Howard, SD 57349
Grades: 9-12 | 106 students
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