Belle Fourche High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
9.1
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 375 Students
  • 27 Teachers

Belle Fourche High School
1301 12TH AVE
BELLE FOURCHE, SD 57717

Phone: (605) 723-3350

District: Belle Fourche School District 09-1

Overview

At Belle Fourche High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Belle Fourche High School is 16 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 5 percent. Belle Fourche High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Belle Fourche School District 09-1.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 375
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 5%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 37%
Full-Time Teachers 27

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 62%
Proficient in Math 55%
College Readiness Index 9.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Remote Town
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 2
Total Students 411
Proficient in Reading (district average) 62%
Proficient in Math (district average) 55%
College Readiness (district average) 9.1

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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