Iroquois School District 02-3 School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 229 students in Iroquois School District 02-3 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in South Dakota.
Public Schools in Iroquois School District 02-3 School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Iroquois School District 02-3 School District are Pearl Creek Colony Elementary - 05, Iroquois High School - 01 and Iroquois Elementary - 04. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Iroquois School District 02-3 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Dakota.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 30% (majority American Indian).

Overview

School District Name
Iroquois School District 02-3 School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (SD)
# Schools
4 Schools
722 Schools
# Students
229 Students
145,046 Students
# Teachers
22 Teachers
9,792 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Iroquois School District 02-3 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 149 school districts in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (SD)
Overall District Rank
#143 out of 149 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Iroquois School District 02-3  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Iroquois School District 02-3  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iroquois School District 02-3  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥50%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Iroquois School District 02-3  School District and public school graduation rate of SD by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.17
0.48
# American Indian Students
6 Students
22,960 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
16%
# Asian Students
1 Student
2,450 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
6 Students
8,185 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
5%
# Black Students
8 Students
4,411 Students
% Black Students
3%
3%
# White Students
208 Students
101,428 Students
% White Students
91%
70%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
153 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
n/a
5,459 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
10
3,388
# Students in K Grade:
13
12,298
# Students in 1st Grade:
14
11,015
# Students in 2nd Grade:
10
11,028
# Students in 3rd Grade:
16
11,166
# Students in 4th Grade:
22
11,439
# Students in 5th Grade:
21
11,400
# Students in 6th Grade:
13
11,161
# Students in 7th Grade:
24
11,123
# Students in 8th Grade:
18
10,704
# Students in 9th Grade:
23
11,498
# Students in 10th Grade:
13
10,332
# Students in 11th Grade:
12
9,397
# Students in 12th Grade:
20
9,097
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,493 is higher than the state median of $14,448. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,969 is higher than the state median of $14,457. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (SD)
Total Revenue
$4 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Iroquois School District 02-3  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$3 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Iroquois School District 02-3  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,493
$14,448
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Iroquois School District 02-3  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,969
$14,457
This chart display average spending per public school student in Iroquois School District 02-3  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Iroquois School District 02-3 School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pearl Creek Colony Elementary - 05
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
21085 415th Ave
Iroquois, SD 57353
(605) 546-2210
Grades: 4-8
| 8 students
Rank: #22.
Iroquois High School - 01
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
111 E Washita St
Iroquois, SD 57353
(605) 546-2426
Grades: 9-12
| 68 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Iroquois Elementary - 04
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
111 E Washita St
Iroquois, SD 57353
(605) 546-2210
Grades: PK-5
| 104 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Iroquois Middle School - 02
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
111 E Washita St
Iroquois, SD 57353
(605) 546-2426
Grades: 6-8
| 49 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 229 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in SD)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17

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