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Brookings High School
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  • Public
  • BROOKINGS, SD

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Diversity
    grade B
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade B minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Administration
    grade C+
  7. Sports
    grade B+
  8. Food
    grade B
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C

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Brookings High School is an above average, public school located in BROOKINGS, SD. It has 999 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. According to state test scores, 48% of students are at least proficient in math and 57% in reading.

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Brookings High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
57%
Percent Proficient - Math
48%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
1380
33 responses
Average ACT
26
286 responses
AP Enrollment
18%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$57,824
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$856
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$222,100
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
86%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 14 responses
Poll
86%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 14 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 31 responses
  • Burning of the B
    32%
  • Marching Band events
    16%
  • Music Events
    16%
  • Theatre Program
    16%
  • Definitely not burning of the B
    10%
  • Homecoming
    6%
  • Pep rallies
    3%

Students

Diversity
grade B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
999
Free or Reduced Lunch
8%
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 16 responses
94%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 16 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 16 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$46,739
Teachers in First/Second Year
0%
63%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 24 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 24 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 24 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
Expenses Per Student
$10,278 / year
National
$12,239
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 26 responses
54%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 26 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 26 responses

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