Spink Colony Elementary - 03

  • Spink Colony Elementary - 03 serves 30 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.

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

School Overview

  • Spink Colony Elementary - 03's student population of 30 students has grown by 87% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students30 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Spink Colony Elementary - 03's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Spink Colony Elementary - 03 is 0.00, 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#289 out of 617 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
16%
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White
100%
71%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Spink Colony Elementary - 03.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Scoren/a0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHitchcock Tulare 56-6 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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