West Elementary - 03

920 W King St
Spearfish, SD 57783
(School attendance zone shown in map)
West Elementary - 03 serves 365 students in grades 1-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

West Elementary - 03's student population of 365 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-2
Total Students365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of West Elementary - 03 is 0.26, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
3%
16%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
5%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
86%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpearfish School District 40-2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Elementary - 03 is Spearfish High School - 01 (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Spearfish Middle School - 05 (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Spearfish Spearfish Middle School - 05 Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 587 students
    0.6 miles
    1600 N Canyon
    Spearfish, SD 57783
    (605) 717-1215
    0.6 6-8 587
  • Spearfish Creekside Elementary - 07 Math: 52% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-5 | 612 students
    0.9 miles
    2325 N Ave
    Spearfish, SD 57783
    (605) 717-1210
    0.9 3-5 612
  • Spearfish Mountain View Elementary - 08
    Grades: K | 149 students
    0.9 miles
    400 E Hudson
    Spearfish, SD 57783
    (605) 717-1209
    0.9 K 149
  • Spearfish Spearfish High School - 01 Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 626 students
    0.9 miles
    1725 N Main
    Spearfish, SD 57783
    (605) 717-1212
    0.9 9-12 626
  • Spearfish Spearfish Academy At Canyon Hills Elementary - 09 Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 10 students
    1.3 miles
    2519 Windmill Dr
    Spearfish, SD 57783
    (605) 717-1229
    1.3 K-8 10

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