Howard 48-3 School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Howard 48-3 School District serving 292 students in Howard, South Dakota.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the South Dakota state average of 29%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Howard 48-3 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Howard Howard Elementary - 02
    201 N Minnie St
    Howard, SD 57349
    (605)772-4443

    Grades: K-6 | 187 students
  • Howard Howard High School - 01
    500 N Section Line
    Howard, SD 57349
    (605)772-5515

    Grades: 9-12 | 105 students

Overview

School District NameHoward 48-3 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students292 students
# of Teachers26 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
# of Male Students155 students
% Male Students
53%
# of Female Students137 students
% Female Students
47%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.08
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students7 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students5 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students280 students
% 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:23
# of Students in 1st Grade:24
# of Students in 2nd Grade:27
# of Students in 3rd Grade:24
# of Students in 4th Grade:26
# of Students in 5th Grade:22
# of Students in 6th Grade:41
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:25
# of Students in 10th Grade:27
# of Students in 11th Grade:27
# of Students in 12th Grade:26
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Howard 48-3 School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Howard 48-3 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)
66%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Howard 48-3 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≥80%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Howard 48-3 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 $10,599 in this school district is less 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 $10,335 is less 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 DataThis School DistrictThis State (SD)
Total Revenue$4 MM$4 MM
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Spending$4 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Howard 48-3 School District and average spending for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,599$11,394
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Howard 48-3 School District and average revenue per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,335$10,920
This chart display average spending per public school student in Howard 48-3 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?
Howard 48-3 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.08, which is lower than the South Dakota average of 0.26. The most diverse school in the district is Howard High School - 01. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Dakota or national school diversity statistics.