500 Main St
Timber Lake, SD 57656
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Timber Lake Middle School - 03 serves 80 students in grades 6-8.
Timber Lake Middle School - 03 placed in the top 5% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Timber Lake Middle School - 03 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

Timber Lake Middle School - 03's student population of 80 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
80 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Timber Lake Middle School - 03 is ranked within the top 5% 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 Timber Lake Middle School - 03 is 0.51, which is more 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 Data
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State Level (SD)
Overall Testing Rank
#19 out of 631 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
54%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
5%
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Black
n/a
3%
White
45%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 80 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 20%)

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