Challenge Center 51 School

Serves grades 2 - 5

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3101 S 4th Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Phone
(605) 367-6170
District
SIOUX FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT 49-5
County
MINNEHAHA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
175
Classroom Teachers
8

* Challenge Center 51 School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Dakota

10

(10 is best)

Better than 100.0% of SD schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Challenge Center 51 School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 95 53
Proficiency in Reading 95 51
Proficiency in Math 95 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 95 49
Proficiency in Reading 95 50
Proficiency in Math 95 49

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 95 46
Proficiency in Reading 95 52
Proficiency in Math 95 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 22.15
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.84
AVG FOR STATE 13.55
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 2 25 14.3%
Grade 3 54 30.9%
Grade 4 42 24.0%
Grade 5 54 30.9%
Total 175 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.0% 65.4% 72.3%
Black 4.9% 13.4% 3.2%
Hispanic 3.0% 12.4% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.5% 3.7% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 5.1% 16.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.4% 44.4% 40.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.7% 36.9% 33.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 7.5% 6.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 154,537 884,659
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,076.3 11
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 7.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.4% 20.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.6% 31.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.0% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 12.7% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 63,178 342,503
Single Parent Households With Children 10.9% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.6% 91.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.8% 28.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.1% 8.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.3% 13.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 14.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.9% 19.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.5% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.6% 14.1%
$15,000 or less 10.4% 10.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,662 $139,415,426 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $450 $11,080,350 4.3%
Staff $336 $8,273,328 3.2%
General Administration $219 $5,392,437 2.1%
School Administration $493 $12,139,139 4.7%
Operation $682 $16,792,886 6.5%
Transportation $302 $7,436,146 2.9%
Other $375 $9,233,625 3.6%
Total Support $2,858 $70,372,534 27.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,979 $48,728,917 18.9%
Total Expenditures $10,498 $258,492,254 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,463 $800,465,472 51.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $514 $75,339,876 4.8%
Staff $327 $47,934,560 3.1%
General Administration $307 $44,922,565 2.9%
School Administration $452 $66,276,880 4.3%
Operation $972 $142,430,355 9.1%
Transportation $333 $48,831,440 3.1%
Other $348 $51,028,713 3.3%
Total Support $3,254 $476,819,486 30.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,920 $281,345,176 18.1%
Total Expenditures $10,638 $1,558,606,303 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%