800 Ordway St
Wilmot, SD 57279
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Wilmot Middle School - 03 serves 52 students in grades 6-8.
Wilmot Middle School - 03 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 30-39% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 31% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 52 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Wilmot Middle School - 03's student population of 52 students has grown by 85% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
52 students
This chart display total students of Wilmot Middle School - 03 by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Wilmot Middle School - 03
Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Wilmot Middle School - 03 by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Wilmot Middle School - 03 by grade.

School Rankings

Wilmot Middle School - 03 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 Wilmot Middle School - 03 is 0.41, 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
#548 out of 631 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Wilmot Middle School - 03, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wilmot Middle School - 03 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wilmot Middle School - 03 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Wilmot Middle School - 03 and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
17%
14%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Wilmot Middle School - 03 and percentage of American Indian public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wilmot Middle School - 03 and the percentage of Asian public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wilmot Middle School - 03 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
4%
3%
White
75%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wilmot Middle School - 03 and the percentage of White public school students in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Wilmot Middle School - 03 and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wilmot Middle School - 03.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score
0.41
This chart display the diversity score of Wilmot Middle School - 03 and the public school average diversity score of South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wilmot Middle School - 03 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wilmot Middle School - 03 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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

30-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SD state average), while 20-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% SD state average).

How many students attend Wilmot Middle School - 03?

52 students attend Wilmot Middle School - 03.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

75% of Wilmot Middle School - 03 students are White, 17% of students are American Indian, 4% of students are Black, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Wilmot Middle School - 03?

Wilmot Middle School - 03 has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 12:1.

What grades does Wilmot Middle School - 03 offer ?

Wilmot Middle School - 03 offers enrollment in grades 6-8

School Reviews

Review Wilmot Middle School - 03. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Should Public Schools Provide Students with Vocational Opportunities?
Learn about the benefits associated with vocational education at public high schools, including high-demand career opportunities and improved learning for kinetic and active students.
Will Your Child Fail in a Larger Class?
Learn about how budget cuts are forcing public schools to cut teaching positions, which lead to larger class sizes. Make sure your child is prepared to face the changes of a different class size.
Prevent Suicide
Prevent Suicide
988 is the suicide and crisis lifeline. Parents, teachers, and students can help prevent suicide once they know the warning signs.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 52 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SD Dept. of Education

Quick Links