Spring Creek Elementary - 07 (Closed 2014)

15942 Lower Spring Creek Rd
Hermosa, SD 57744
Spring Creek Elementary - 07 served 7 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥50% (which was lower than the South Dakota state average of 76%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥50% (which was lower than the South Dakota state average of 75%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 was lower than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 71% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was higher than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
7 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥50%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Spring Creek Elementary - 07 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥50%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Spring Creek Elementary - 07 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Spring Creek Elementary - 07 and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
29%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
14%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
White
29%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Spring Creek Elementary - 07 and the percentage of White public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
28%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Spring Creek Elementary - 07 and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Spring Creek Elementary - 07.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score
0.74
This chart display the diversity score of Spring Creek Elementary - 07 and the public school average diversity score of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (04-05)
20%
22%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Spring Creek Elementary - 07 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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