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Central High School - 41
This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in South Dakota. Students here perform below average on state tests, ... More have about average college readiness measures, and this school has below average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students. Large disparities in absenteeism rates exist at this school, which is concerning.

Academics

4/10

Test scores

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

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like,... More and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Subject
% Proficient
English
56%
State avg: 53%
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Math
32%
State avg: 44%
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Science
65%
State avg: 71%
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Equity

2/10

Equity overview

Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Very concerning:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling far behind other students in the state, and this school may have large achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment

Students

Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
68%
American Indian/Alaska Native
19%
Hispanic
5%
Two or more races
4%
Black
2%
Asian
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%

Teachers & staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
477 :1
State avg: 304 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
82%
State avg: 88%
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15 Reviews
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3 0
2 2
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Neighborhood

433 North 8th
Rapid City, SD 57701
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Last modified: March 20, 2019
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