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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2421 W 15th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Phone
(605) 367-6180
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
150
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 98 52
Proficiency in Reading 95 49
Proficiency in Math 100 56

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 100 51
Proficiency in Reading 100 51
Proficiency in Math 100 52

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 99 48
Proficiency in Reading 98 53
Proficiency in Math 100 43

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.31
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.86
AVG FOR STATE 13.93
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 18 12.0%
Grade 3 43 28.7%
Grade 4 39 26.0%
Grade 5 50 33.3%
Total 150 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.7% 69.2% 78.2%
Black 0.7% 11.8% 3.0%
Hispanic 2.8% 10.3% 5.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.1% 3.9% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 4.8% 11.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.7% 47.2% 40.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.0% 40.4% 33.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.7% 6.8% 7.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 152,147 865,454
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,044.2 11
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.5% 7.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.1% 20.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.3% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.8% 25.7%
65 OR OLDER 12.4% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households 61,173 333,536
Single parent households with children 11.1% 10.1%
Adults with at least a high school diploma 90.8% 91.2%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree 31.9% 27.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.0% 6.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.9% 11.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.0% 13.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.3% 19.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.8% 20.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.6% 15.6%
$15,000 or less 10.6% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,196 $121,503,264 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $361 $8,441,624 3.6%
Staff $286 $6,687,824 2.8%
General Administration $161 $3,764,824 1.6%
School Administration $468 $10,943,712 4.7%
Operation $727 $17,000,168 7.2%
Transportation $244 $5,705,696 2.4%
Other $338 $7,903,792 3.4%
Total Support $2,586 $60,471,024 25.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,276 $53,221,984 22.6%
Total Expenditures $10,057 $235,172,888 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,095 $682,998,594 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $430 $57,684,296 4.3%
Staff $326 $43,671,969 3.2%
General Administration $289 $38,738,304 2.9%
School Administration $423 $56,723,100 4.2%
Operation $946 $126,765,271 9.4%
Transportation $324 $43,421,298 3.2%
Other $300 $40,238,036 3.0%
Total Support $3,038 $407,266,792 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,912 $256,336,979 19.0%
Total Expenditures $10,044 $1,346,573,494 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%