South Park Elementary - 03

  • South Park Elementary - 03 serves 403 students in grades 1-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

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South Park Elementary - 03 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • South Park Elementary - 03's student population of 403 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-4
Total Students403 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Park Elementary - 03's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Park Elementary - 03 is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank#438 out of 617 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
1%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
5%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
89%
71%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.200.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelle Fourche 09-1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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