Wakpala High School - 01

  • Wakpala High School - 01 serves 45 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Wakpala High School - 01 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.

Top Placements

Wakpala High School - 01 places among the top 20% of public schools in South Dakota for:

School Overview

  • Wakpala High School - 01's student population of 45 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students45 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wakpala High School - 01 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 632 schools in South Dakota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wakpala High School - 01 is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank#334 out of 632 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wakpala High School - 01 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:114:1
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American Indian
100%
16%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
n/a
71%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wakpala High School - 01.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score0.000.47
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Graduation Rate≥50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wakpala High School - 01 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSmee School District 15-3 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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