Lake Preston 38-3 School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Lake Preston 38-3 School District serving 151 students in Lake Preston, South Dakota.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the South Dakota state average of 29%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Lake Preston 38-3 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Lake Preston Lake Preston Elementary - 02
    300 1st St Ne
    Lake Preston, SD 57249
    (605)847-4464

    Grades: PK-6 | 96 students
  • Lake Preston Lake Preston High School - 01
    300 1st St Ne
    Lake Preston, SD 57249
    (605)847-4455

    Grades: 9-12 | 55 students

Overview

School District NameLake Preston 38-3 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students151 students
# of Teachers19 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
# of Male Students79 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students72 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.12
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students2 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Studentsn/a
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students141 students
% White Students
93%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students6 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:25
# of Students in Kindergarten:11
# of Students in 1st Grade:6
# of Students in 2nd Grade:12
# of Students in 3rd Grade:10
# of Students in 4th Grade:10
# of Students in 5th Grade:11
# of Students in 6th Grade:11
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:22
# of Students in 10th Grade:8
# of Students in 11th Grade:11
# of Students in 12th Grade:14
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Lake Preston 38-3 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 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake Preston 38-3 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)55-59%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Preston 38-3 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≥50%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lake Preston 38-3 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 $12,565 is higher than the state average of $11,394. The school district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,733 is higher than the state average of $10,920. The school district spending/student has declined by 15% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SD)
Total Revenue$2 MM$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lake Preston 38-3 School District and average revenue for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$2 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Lake Preston 38-3 School District and average spending for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,565$11,394
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lake Preston 38-3 School District and average revenue per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,733$10,920
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lake Preston 38-3 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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Lake Preston 38-3 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.12, which is lower than the South Dakota average of 0.26. The most diverse school in the district is Lake Preston Elementary - 02. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Dakota or national school diversity statistics.