Watertown High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
18.1
Math Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,179 Students
  • 70 Teachers

Watertown High School
200 NE 9TH ST
WATERTOWN, SD 57201

Phone: (605) 882-6316

District: Watertown School District 14-4

Overview

At Watertown High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Watertown High School is 26 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 8 percent. Watertown High School is the only high school in the Watertown School District 14-4.

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 1,179
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 8%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 24%
Full-Time Teachers 70

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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 79%
Proficient in Math 72%
College Readiness Index 18.1

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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 Yes

District

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

Total Schools 1
Total Students 1,179
Proficient in Reading (district average) 79%
Proficient in Math (district average) 72%
College Readiness (district average) 18.1

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