Yankton High School - 01

  • Yankton High School - 01 serves 901 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Yankton High School - 01's student population of 901 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students901 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yankton High School - 01's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yankton High School - 01 is 0.22, 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#378 out of 617 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
4%
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
5%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
88%
71%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.220.47
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYankton 63-3 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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