Falls Academy 08 School

Serves grades 8 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
46560 264th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57107
Phone
(605) 528-3799
District
WEST CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT 49-7
County
MINNEHAHA COUNTY
Type of School
Other
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Dakota

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(10 is best)

Better than ×% of SD schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

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(10 is best)

Falls Academy 08 School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51
Proficiency in Reading 55
Proficiency in Math 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.87
AVG FOR STATE 14.75
AVG FOR NATION 16.50

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) UNREPORTED 95.0% 73.2%
Black UNREPORTED 1.0% 3.0%
Hispanic UNREPORTED 1.7% 5.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander UNREPORTED 0.1% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska UNREPORTED 2.1% 16.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 16.2% 40.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 10.1% 34.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 6.1% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 6,742 869,666
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 43.1 11
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 10.0% 7.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.2% 20.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.9% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.4% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 10.5% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,402 339,458
Single Parent Households With Children 10.4% 9.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.0% 91.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.8% 27.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.1% 7.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.4% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.2% 14.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.0% 19.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.8% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.5% 15.0%
$15,000 or less 3.2% 11.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,363 $5,955,495 48.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $426 $581,490 4.7%
Staff $459 $626,535 5.1%
General Administration $281 $383,565 3.1%
School Administration $472 $644,280 5.2%
Operation $881 $1,202,565 9.8%
Transportation $358 $488,670 4.0%
Other $345 $470,925 3.8%
Total Support $3,222 $4,398,030 35.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,418 $1,935,570 15.7%
Total Expenditures $9,003 $12,289,095 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,986 $717,720,885 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $476 $68,554,941 4.7%
Staff $319 $45,928,442 3.1%
General Administration $293 $42,186,135 2.9%
School Administration $421 $60,654,193 4.1%
Operation $903 $129,939,080 8.8%
Transportation $313 $45,101,434 3.1%
Other $330 $47,537,362 3.2%
Total Support $3,056 $439,872,425 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,200 $316,698,946 21.5%
Total Expenditures $10,242 $1,474,285,989 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%