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8/10
Avon Elementary - 02
This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in South Dakota. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More are making above average year-over-year academic improvement, and more information about this school can be found below.

Academics

8/10

Test scores

Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
67%
State avg: 44%
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English
69%
State avg: 53%
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Science
74%
State avg: 71%
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10/10

Student progress

This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

High progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.


Parent tip

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity

Environment

Students

Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
87%
American Indian/Alaska Native
6%
Two or more races
4%
Hispanic
2%
Asian
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Black
<1%

Teachers & staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
14 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
142 :1
State avg: 304 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
80%
State avg: 88%
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Neighborhood

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Last modified: March 20, 2019
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