School Details

Francis Case Elementary - 04

441 Don Williams Dr, Box Elder, SD 57719
(605) 923-0070

(out of 10)

Public Grades 2-3 396 students 13 students/teacher (SD avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade


Dakota State Test of Educational Progress (STEP)

In 2011-2012 South Dakota used the Dakota State Test of Educational Progress (Dakota STEP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The Dakota STEP is standards-based, which means it is aligned to South Dakota's educational standards and measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state. The standards-based Dakota STEP results are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2012
  • Douglas School District 51-1 average
  • South Dakota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Francis Case Elementary - 04 is a public elementary school in Box Elder. 396 students attend Francis Case Elementary - 04 and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 36% of the 396 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Francis Case Elementary - 04 is 13:1. Badger Clark/Carrousel - 05 is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 75% 79%
Multiracial 7% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 6% 8%
Hispanic 6% 4%
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 6%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
Asian 2% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.8% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 36% 42%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    This is a wonderful school and they have some of the best teachers around. I am glad my son is able to attend this excellent school. The school provides an excellent curriculum that includes computer classes art music physical education and a gifted program.

  • (6 years ago)

    The teachers are top notched experienced instructors the counseling opportunities are excellent they actually have visual arts in the core curriculum! Music gym and standard academics are awsome too. Best staff all friendly and informative. Well put together folks and programs.

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