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

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more


School Districts in Watertown


Watertown School District 14 4 School District Details

Watertown School District 14 4 School District
200 Ne 9th St
Watertown, SD 57201

3,953 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Watertown School District 14 4 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Garfield Elementary 03 School
216 10th St Se
Watertown, SD, 57201
PK-KG
Jefferson Elementary 09 School
1701 N Maple
Watertown, SD, 57201
KG-06
Lincoln Elementary 05 School
1100 13th St Ne
Watertown, SD, 57201
KG-06
Mckinley Elementary 06 School
5 12th St Sw
Watertown, SD, 57201
PK-06
Mellette Elementary 07 School
619 2nd St Nw
Watertown, SD, 57201
KG-06
Roosevelt Elementary 08 School
412 2nd St Se
Watertown, SD, 57201
KG-06
Watertown High School 01
200 Ne 9th St
Watertown, SD, 57201
09-12
Watertown Middle School 02
601 11th St Ne
Watertown, SD, 57201
07-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.3% 78.5%
Black 0.7% 2.9%
Hispanic 3.5% 5.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.6% 11.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.0% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.9% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.1% 7.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,806 $18,565,578 53.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $535 $2,066,705 6.0%
Staff $311 $1,201,393 3.5%
General Administration $172 $664,436 1.9%
School Administration $337 $1,301,831 3.8%
Operation $555 $2,143,965 6.2%
Transportation $247 $954,161 2.7%
Other $222 $857,586 2.5%
Total Support $2,380 $9,193,940 26.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,796 $6,937,948 20.0%
Total Expenditures $8,982 $34,697,466 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,147 $682,998,639 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $435 $57,684,329 4.3%
Staff $329 $43,671,982 3.2%
General Administration $292 $38,738,414 2.9%
School Administration $427 $56,723,194 4.2%
Operation $955 $126,765,092 9.4%
Transportation $327 $43,421,279 3.2%
Other $303 $40,238,062 3.0%
Total Support $3,069 $407,266,635 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,932 $256,336,870 19.0%
Total Expenditures $10,148 $1,346,573,504 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Waverly School District 14 5 School District Details

Waverly School District 14 5 School District
319 Mary Pl
Waverly, SD 57201

230 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Waverly School District 14 5 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Waverly-South Shore Elem 02 School
319 Mary Pl
Waverly, SD, 57201
PK-05
Waverly-South Shore High School 01
319 Mary Pl
Waverly, SD, 57201
09-12
Waverly-South Shore Middle School 03
319 Mary Pl
Waverly, SD, 57201
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.7% 78.5%
Black 0.9% 2.9%
Hispanic 1.3% 5.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 5.7% 11.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.9% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.7% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.3% 7.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,404 $1,205,092 46.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $287 $64,001 2.5%
Staff $45 $10,035 0.4%
General Administration $574 $128,002 4.9%
School Administration $426 $94,998 3.7%
Operation $870 $194,010 7.5%
Transportation $771 $171,933 6.6%
Other $457 $101,911 3.9%
Total Support $3,430 $764,890 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $617,041 23.9%
Total Expenditures $11,601 $2,587,023 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,147 $682,998,639 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $435 $57,684,329 4.3%
Staff $329 $43,671,982 3.2%
General Administration $292 $38,738,414 2.9%
School Administration $427 $56,723,194 4.2%
Operation $955 $126,765,092 9.4%
Transportation $327 $43,421,279 3.2%
Other $303 $40,238,062 3.0%
Total Support $3,069 $407,266,635 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,932 $256,336,870 19.0%
Total Expenditures $10,148 $1,346,573,504 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%