West Central Middle School - 04

  • West Central Middle School - 04 serves 324 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is lower 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 53% (which is equal to the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

School Overview

  • West Central Middle School - 04's student population of 324 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students324 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Central Middle School - 04's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Central Middle School - 04 is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. 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#522 out of 617 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
3%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
94%
71%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.120.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Central 49-7 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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