Mitchell 17-2 School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Mitchell 17-2 School District serving 2,767 students in Mitchell, South Dakota.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the South Dakota state average of 29%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Mitchell 17-2 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Mitchell Abbott House High School - 07
    909 Court Merrill St
    Mitchell, SD 57301
    (605)995-2486

    Grades: 9-12 | 16 students
  • Mitchell Gertie Belle Rogers Elementary - 04
    1301 N Kimball St
    Mitchell, SD 57301
    (605)995-3091

    Grades: K-5 | 422 students
  • Mitchell L. B. Williams Elementary - 03
    1420 W University Blvd
    Mitchell, SD 57301
    (605)995-3090

    Grades: K-5 | 552 students
  • Mitchell Longfellow Elementary - 05
    110 N Mentzer St
    Mitchell, SD 57301
    (605)995-3092

    Grades: K-5 | 366 students
  • Mitchell Mitchell High School - 01
    920 N Capital St
    Mitchell, SD 57301
    (605)995-3034

    Grades: 9-12 | 772 students
  • Mitchell Mitchell Middle School - 02
    800 W 10th Ave
    Mitchell, SD 57301
    (605)995-3051

    Grades: 6-8 | 601 students
  • Alexandria Rockport Colony Elementary- 10
    25209 Rockport Rd
    Alexandria, SD 57311
    (605)239-4214

    Grades: K-8 | 16 students
  • Mitchell Rosedale Colony Elementary - 11
    25986 Rosedale Rd
    Mitchell, SD 57301
    (605)239-4215

    Grades: K-8 | 22 students

Overview

School District NameMitchell 17-2 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,767 students
# of Teachers185 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students1,398 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,369 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.30
# of American Indian Students177 students
% American Indian Students
6%
# of Asian Students26 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students137 students
% Hispanic Students
5%
# of Black Students29 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students2,322 students
% White Students
84%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students73 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:267
# of Students in 1st Grade:195
# of Students in 2nd Grade:223
# of Students in 3rd Grade:236
# of Students in 4th Grade:234
# of Students in 5th Grade:215
# of Students in 6th Grade:197
# of Students in 7th Grade:226
# of Students in 8th Grade:186
# of Students in 9th Grade:185
# of Students in 10th Grade:215
# of Students in 11th Grade:205
# of Students in 12th Grade:183
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Mitchell 17-2 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mitchell 17-2 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%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mitchell 17-2 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 Rate90-94%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mitchell 17-2 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 $8,507 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 $11,175 is higher 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$22 MM$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mitchell 17-2 School District and average revenue for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$29 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Mitchell 17-2 School District and average spending for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,507$11,394
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mitchell 17-2 School District and average revenue per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,175$10,920
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mitchell 17-2 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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Mitchell 17-2 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.30, which is higher than the South Dakota average of 0.26. The most diverse school in the district is Abbott House High School - 07. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Dakota or national school diversity statistics.