Watertown 14-4 School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Watertown 14-4 School District serving 3,987 students in Watertown, South Dakota.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% 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 16:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Watertown 14-4 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Watertown Jefferson Elementary - 09
    1701 N Maple
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6390

    Grades: K-4 | 391 students
  • Watertown Lincoln Elementary - 05
    1100 13th St Ne
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6340

    Grades: K-4 | 382 students
  • Watertown Mckinley Elementary - 06
    5 12th St Sw
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6350

    Grades: PK-4 | 254 students
  • Watertown Mellette Elementary - 07
    619 2nd St Nw
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6385

    Grades: K-4 | 217 students
  • Watertown Roosevelt Elementary - 08
    412 2nd St Se
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6360

    Grades: PK-4 | 276 students
  • Watertown Watertown High School - 01
    200 Ne 9th St
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6316

    Grades: 9-12 | 1231 students
  • Watertown Watertown Intermediate School - 13
    601 11th St Ne
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6355

    Grades: 5-6 | 612 students
  • Watertown Watertown Middle School - 02
    601 11th St Ne
    Watertown, SD 57201
    (605)882-6370

    Grades: 7-8 | 624 students

Overview

School District NameWatertown 14-4 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,987 students
# of Teachers246 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students1,979 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,008 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.23
# of American Indian Students145 students
% American Indian Students
4%
# of Asian Students32 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students146 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students31 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students3,529 students
% White Students
87%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students103 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:60
# of Students in Kindergarten:275
# of Students in 1st Grade:298
# of Students in 2nd Grade:293
# of Students in 3rd Grade:276
# of Students in 4th Grade:318
# of Students in 5th Grade:317
# of Students in 6th Grade:295
# of Students in 7th Grade:316
# of Students in 8th Grade:308
# of Students in 9th Grade:308
# of Students in 10th Grade:311
# of Students in 11th Grade:295
# of Students in 12th Grade:317
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Watertown 14-4 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 86% has decreased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Watertown 14-4 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)
63%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Watertown 14-4 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
86%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Watertown 14-4 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 $8,656 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 $8,152 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$34 MM$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Watertown 14-4 School District and average revenue for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$32 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Watertown 14-4 School District and average spending for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,656$11,394
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Watertown 14-4 School District and average revenue per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,152$10,920
This chart display average spending per public school student in Watertown 14-4 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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Watertown 14-4 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.23, which is lower than the South Dakota average of 0.26. The most diverse school in the district is Mckinley Elementary - 06. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Dakota or national school diversity statistics.