41632 109th St
Britton, SD 57430
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 serves 24 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the South Dakota state level of 12:1.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 24 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Sunset Colony Elementary - 04's student population of 24 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
24 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 631 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SD)
Overall Testing Rank
#317 out of 631 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Sunset Colony Elementary - 04, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
14%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
n/a
3%
White
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 and the percentage of White public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sunset Colony Elementary - 04.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score
0.00
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (02-03)
66%
8%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SD state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% SD state average).

How many students attend Sunset Colony Elementary - 04?

24 students attend Sunset Colony Elementary - 04.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

100% of Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 students are White.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Sunset Colony Elementary - 04?

Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the South Dakota state average of 12:1.

What grades does Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 offer ?

Sunset Colony Elementary - 04 offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 24 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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