Tea Area Middle School - 02

500 W Brian St
Tea, SD 57064
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Tea Area Middle School - 02 serves 533 students in grades 5-8.
Tea Area Middle School - 02 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Tea Area Middle School - 02's student population of 533 students has grown by 56% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 60% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students533 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Tea Area Middle School - 02 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 638 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Tea Area Middle School - 02 is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall Testing Rank
#412 out of 638 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
1%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
2%
3%
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White
88%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTea Area School District 41-5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tea Area Middle School - 02 is Tea Area High School - 03 (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harrisburg North Middle School - 08 (4.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tea Area Legacy Elementary - 01 (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tea Tea Area High School - 03 Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 431 students
    0.0 miles
    500 W Brian St
    Tea, SD 57064
    (605) 498-2700
    0 9-12 431
  • Tea Tea Area Legacy Elementary - 01 Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 710 students
    0.3 miles
    500 W Charish St
    Tea, SD 57064
    (605) 498-2700
    0.3 K-4 710
  • Sioux Falls Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17 Math: 62% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 970 students
    3.7 miles
    7900 W 53rd St
    Sioux Falls, SD 57106
    (605) 362-3560
    3.7 PK-5 970
  • Sioux Falls Explorer Elementary - 04 Math: 57% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
    3.8 miles
    4010 W 82nd St
    Sioux Falls, SD 57108
    (605) 743-2567
    3.8 PK-5 443
  • Sioux Falls John F. Kennedy Elementary - 57 Math: 62% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 620 students
    4.0 miles
    4501 S Holbrook Ave
    Sioux Falls, SD 57106
    (605) 362-2784
    4 K-5 620

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