New Underwood School District 51-3 School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 237 students in New Underwood School District 51-3 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in South Dakota.
Public Schools in New Underwood School District 51-3 School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in New Underwood School District 51-3 School District are New Underwood Elementary - 02, New Underwood High School - 01 and New Underwood Junior High - 04. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. New Underwood School District 51-3 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Dakota.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 30% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

New Underwood School District 51-3 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in South Dakota for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
New Underwood School District 51-3 School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (SD)
# Schools
3 Schools
722 Schools
# Students
237 Students
145,046 Students
# Teachers
17 Teachers
9,792 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

New Underwood School District 51-3 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 80% 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
#38 out of 149 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of New Underwood School District 51-3  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Underwood School District 51-3  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)
55-59%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Underwood School District 51-3  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
≥80%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of New Underwood School District 51-3  School District and public school graduation rate of SD by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.32
0.48
# American Indian Students
12 Students
22,960 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
16%
# Asian Students
n/a
2,450 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
8 Students
8,185 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
5%
# Black Students
n/a
4,411 Students
% Black Students
n/a
3%
# White Students
194 Students
101,428 Students
% White Students
82%
70%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
153 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
20 Students
5,459 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
3,388
# Students in K Grade:
10
12,298
# Students in 1st Grade:
15
11,015
# Students in 2nd Grade:
12
11,028
# Students in 3rd Grade:
15
11,166
# Students in 4th Grade:
20
11,439
# Students in 5th Grade:
19
11,400
# Students in 6th Grade:
18
11,161
# Students in 7th Grade:
13
11,123
# Students in 8th Grade:
21
10,704
# Students in 9th Grade:
33
11,498
# Students in 10th Grade:
22
10,332
# Students in 11th Grade:
21
9,397
# Students in 12th Grade:
18
9,097
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,219 in this school district is less 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 $10,819 is less than the state median of $14,457. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (SD)
Total Revenue
$3 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of New Underwood School District 51-3  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 New Underwood School District 51-3  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
$11,219
$14,448
This chart display average revenue per public school student in New Underwood School District 51-3  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
$10,819
$14,457
This chart display average spending per public school student in New Underwood School District 51-3  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 New Underwood School District 51-3 School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
New Underwood Elementary - 02
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
300 E Ash
New Underwood, SD 57761
(605) 754-6485
Grades: K-6
| 109 students
Rank: #22.
New Underwood High School - 01
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
300 E Ash
New Underwood, SD 57761
(605) 754-6485
Grades: 9-12
| 94 students
Rank: #33.
New Underwood Junior High - 04
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
300 E Ash
New Underwood, SD 57761
(605) 754-6485
Grades: 7-8
| 34 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 237 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in SD)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32

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