Spearfish Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Spearfish School District 40 2 School District Details

Spearfish School District 40 2 School District
525 E Illinois St
Spearfish, SD 57783

2,382 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Spearfish School District 40 2 School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to South Dakota

(10 is best)

Better than of SD school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
52%
50%
56%
54%
48%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Black Hills Education Connections 06 School
2910 4th Ave
Spearfish, SD, 57783
10-12
Creekside Elementary 07 School
2325 N Ave
Spearfish, SD, 57783
03-05
Mountain View Elementary 08 School
400 E Hudson
Spearfish, SD, 57783
KG-KG
Spearfish Academy At Canyon Hills Elementary 09 School
2519 Windmill Dr
Spearfish, SD, 57783
04-08
Spearfish Academy At Canyon Hills High School 10
2519 Windmill Dr
Spearfish, SD, 57783
09-12
Spearfish High School 01
1725 N Main
Spearfish, SD, 57783
09-12
Spearfish Middle School 05
1600 N Canyon
Spearfish, SD, 57783
06-08
West Elementary 03 School
920 W King St
Spearfish, SD, 57783
01-02

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.7% 72.3%
Black 0.8% 3.2%
Hispanic 5.6% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.9% 16.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 24.0% 40.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.9% 33.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.2% 6.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,289 $12,259,902 58.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $514 $1,191,452 5.7%
Staff $193 $447,374 2.1%
General Administration $189 $438,102 2.1%
School Administration $450 $1,043,100 5.0%
Operation $821 $1,903,078 9.1%
Transportation $153 $354,654 1.7%
Other $229 $530,822 2.5%
Total Support $2,547 $5,903,946 28.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,215 $2,816,370 13.4%
Total Expenditures $9,051 $20,980,218 100.0%
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%

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