Wolsey Wessington High School - 01

  • Wolsey Wessington High School - 01 serves 103 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 21-39% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

School Overview

  • Wolsey Wessington High School - 01's student population of 103 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students103 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wolsey Wessington High School - 01's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wolsey Wessington High School - 01 is 0.22, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#369 out of 617 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
2%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
5%
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Black
5%
3%
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White
88%
71%
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Diversity Score0.22n/a
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Graduation Rate≥80%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWolsey Wessington 02-6 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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