27011 Us Highway 83
Mission, SD 57555
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Todd County Elementary - 16 serves 545 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Todd County Elementary - 16 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 2% (which is lower 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 5% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

Todd County Elementary - 16's student population of 545 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Todd County Elementary - 16 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 Todd County Elementary - 16 is 0.10, 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 Data
This School
State Level (SD)
Overall Testing Rank
#630 out of 631 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
95%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
5%
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Black
n/a
3%
White
n/a
70%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 545 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 2% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

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