4840 Homestead St
Rapid City, SD 57701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Valley View Elementary - 13 serves 619 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Valley View Elementary - 13 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 42% (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 44% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

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School Overview

Valley View Elementary - 13's student population of 619 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
619 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Valley View Elementary - 13 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 Valley View Elementary - 13 is 0.52, 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
#482 out of 631 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
12:1
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American Indian
16%
16%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
5%
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Black
2%
3%
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White
67%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 619 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Top 20%)

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