Success Academy - 39

  • Success Academy - 39 serves 20 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher 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 <50% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

Top Placements

Success Academy - 39 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • Success Academy - 39's student population of 20 students has grown by 81% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students20 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Success Academy - 39's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has increased from 2:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Success Academy - 39 is 0.49, which is more 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)<50%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:114:1
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American Indian
10%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
5%
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Black
10%
3%
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White
70%
71%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.490.26
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Graduation Rate (12-13)<50%
81%
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSioux Falls 49-5 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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