South Dakota Public School Statistics

SOUTH DAKOTA  
Total Number of Schools 707
Total Students 130,890
Total, All Grades- male 67,464
Total, All Grades- female 63,426
Total Students- Amer Ind/AK Native 15,040
Total Students- Asian/Pacific Islander 2,376
Total Students- Black 3,532
Total Students- Hispanic 5,916
Total Students- White 100,589
Total Students- Two or more Races 3,437
Prekindergarten Students 2,865
Kindergarten Students 11,898
First Grade Students 10,855
Second Grade Students 10,446
Third Grade Students 10,310
Fourth Grade Students 9,842
Fifth Grade Students 9,621
Sixth Grade Students 9,499
Seventh Grade Students 9,384
Eighth Grade Students 9,531
Ninth Grade Students 10,062
Tenth Grade Students 9,385
Eleventh Grade Students 8,707
Twelfth Grade Students 8,485
Ungraded Students N/A
Free Lunch Eligible 42,005
Reduced-price Lunch Eligible 9,702
LEP/ELL Students 4,254
Individualized Education Program 18,508
Total Teachers 9,509.63
Total Staff 19,205.12
Pupil/Teacher Ratio 13.76

Source: South Dakota Public School 2013-2014 data from the National Center for Education Statistics