School Details

Lawrence Elementary - 02

724 North Sanborn, Canton, SD 57013
(605) 764-2579
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 402 students 15 students/teacher (SD avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

87%
87%
78%
85%
85%
79%

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
  • Canton School District 41-1 average
  • South Dakota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

88%
88%
79%
86%
86%
78%

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
  • Canton School District 41-1 average
  • South Dakota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

71%
71%
77%
74%
74%
75%

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
  • Canton School District 41-1 average
  • South Dakota state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Lawrence Elementary - 02 is a public elementary school in Canton. 402 children attend Lawrence Elementary - 02 and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Native American or Native Alaskan; and Black, non-Hispanic. 30% of the 402 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Lawrence Elementary - 02 is 15:1. Liberty Elementary - 02 is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 94% 96%
Native American or Native Alaskan 2% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 0.8%
Hispanic 1% 1%
Asian 1% %
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 30% 23%

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