Howard School District 48-3 School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 199 students in Howard School District 48-3 School District. The top ranked public elementary schools in Howard School District 48-3 School District are Shannon Colony Elementary - 08 and Howard Elementary - 02. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in Howard School District 48-3 School District have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the South Dakota public elementary school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 52% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public elementary schools in South Dakota.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the South Dakota public elementary school average of 33% (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||2 Schools||467 Schools|
|# of Students||199 Students||102,783 Students|
|# of Teachers||18 Teachers||6,749 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1||14:1|
Howard School District 48-3 School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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||18,725 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||n/a||1,679 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||6 Students||6,098 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||1 Student||3,182 Students|
|% Black Students||n/a|
|# of White Students||191 Students||68,631 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||106 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||n/a||4,362 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students||n/a|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||3,151|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||23||11,938|
|# 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:||3||9,171|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||2||8,827|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||885|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||670|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||507|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||425|
|# 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 Elementary Schools (2021)
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