1404 Fir St
Tyndall, SD 57066
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Tyndall Elementary - 04 serves 136 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Tyndall Elementary - 04 placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (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 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 136 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Tyndall Elementary - 04 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Tyndall Elementary - 04's student population of 136 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
136 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Tyndall Elementary - 04 is ranked within the top 30% 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 Tyndall Elementary - 04 is 0.22, 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
#139 out of 631 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
14%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
88%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tyndall Elementary - 04's ranking?

Tyndall Elementary - 04 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%).

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

60-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SD state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% SD state average).

How many students attend Tyndall Elementary - 04?

136 students attend Tyndall Elementary - 04.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

88% of Tyndall Elementary - 04 students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are American Indian.

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

Tyndall Elementary - 04 has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 12:1.

What grades does Tyndall Elementary - 04 offer ?

Tyndall Elementary - 04 offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 136 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

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