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Yankton High School
  • Public
  • YANKTON, SD

Report Card

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

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Yankton High School is an above average, public school located in YANKTON, SD. It has 939 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 19 to 1. According to state test scores, 50% of students are at least proficient in math and 67% in reading.

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1801 SUMMIT ST
YANKTON, SD 57078
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
67%
Percent Proficient - Math
50%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1120
12 responses
Average ACT
26
153 responses
AP Enrollment
20%

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Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$54,278
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$630
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$155,000
National
$229,800

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
82%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 11 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 11 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 31 responses
  • Watching football games at Crane Youngworth
    26%
  • Burning of the Y
    19%
  • Gong Show
    19%
  • Homecoming Coronation
    13%
  • Participating in the marching band
    13%
  • State one act
    6%
  • None
    3%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
939
Free or Reduced Lunch
25%
92%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 13 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 13 responses
92%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 13 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
19:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$50,974
Teachers in First/Second Year
10.4%
68%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 19 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 19 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 19 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
Expenses Per Student
$9,714 / year
National
$12,239
74%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 19 responses
37%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 19 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 19 responses

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