Watertown 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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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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

3,916 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

15 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)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
60%
50%
64%
54%
55%
45%
60%
50%
64%
54%
55%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Garfield Education Center 14 School
216 10th St Se
Watertown, SD, 57201
M-M
Jefferson Elementary 09 School
1701 N Maple St
Watertown, SD, 57201
KG-04
Lincoln Elementary 05 School
1100 13th St Ne
Watertown, SD, 57201
KG-04
Mckinley Elementary 06 School
5 12th St Sw
Watertown, SD, 57201
PK-04
Mellette Elementary 07 School
619 2nd St Nw
Watertown, SD, 57201
KG-04
Roosevelt Elementary 08 School
412 2nd St Se
Watertown, SD, 57201
PK-04
Watertown High School 01
200 Ne 9th St
Watertown, SD, 57201
09-12
Watertown Intermediate School 13
601 11th St Ne
Watertown, SD, 57201
05-06
Watertown Middle School 02
1700 11th St Ne
Watertown, SD, 57201
07-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.0% 72.8%
Black 0.5% 3.3%
Hispanic 5.0% 7.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.6% 15.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.5% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.1% 32.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.3% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,275 $20,970,000 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $699 $2,779,000 6.9%
Staff $403 $1,603,000 4.0%
General Administration $189 $753,000 1.9%
School Administration $405 $1,610,000 4.0%
Operation $651 $2,588,000 6.4%
Transportation $268 $1,067,000 2.7%
Other $374 $1,485,000 3.7%
Total Support $2,990 $11,885,000 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,837 $7,302,000 18.2%
Total Expenditures $10,102 $40,157,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,616 $819,521,000 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $77,093,000 4.7%
Staff $346 $50,462,000 3.0%
General Administration $326 $47,636,000 2.9%
School Administration $466 $68,007,000 4.1%
Operation $978 $142,680,000 8.6%
Transportation $355 $51,797,000 3.1%
Other $378 $55,185,000 3.3%
Total Support $3,378 $492,860,000 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,358 $344,127,000 20.8%
Total Expenditures $11,352 $1,656,508,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Waverly School District 14 5 School District Details

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

278 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

13 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)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
32%
50%
37%
54%
27%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Waverly-South Shore Elementary 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) 94.4% 72.8%
Black 0.4% 3.3%
Hispanic 0.4% 7.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 4.5% 15.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.0% 38.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.6% 32.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.3% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,835 $1,777,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $165,000 4.5%
Staff $46 $12,000 0.3%
General Administration $1,015 $264,000 7.3%
School Administration $354 $92,000 2.5%
Operation $758 $197,000 5.4%
Transportation $869 $226,000 6.2%
Other $631 $164,000 4.5%
Total Support $4,308 $1,120,000 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,823 $734,000 20.2%
Total Expenditures $13,965 $3,631,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,616 $819,521,000 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $77,093,000 4.7%
Staff $346 $50,462,000 3.0%
General Administration $326 $47,636,000 2.9%
School Administration $466 $68,007,000 4.1%
Operation $978 $142,680,000 8.6%
Transportation $355 $51,797,000 3.1%
Other $378 $55,185,000 3.3%
Total Support $3,378 $492,860,000 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,358 $344,127,000 20.8%
Total Expenditures $11,352 $1,656,508,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%