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Greetings from South Dakota



  1. SD Resource
    Flex Waiver Report Card Calculation Guide

    A quick guide to calculating indicator points for South Dakota's report card.

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    Tags: Waiver

  2. SD Dept of Ed
    Student Achievement Tableau Dashboard

    Report card data in a more interactive format than the state's static, PDF report card

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South Dakota at a Glance

  • State Assessment (3-8) Smarter Balanced
  • State Assessment (HS) Smarter Balanced;
  • State ELP Assessment ACCESS for ELLs 2.0
  • State Alternate Assessment Multi-State Alternate Assessment (MSAA)
  • State Method for Differentiation Index Scale
  • Growth Model Student Growth Percentile (SGP)
  • SQSS Indicators: ES/MS (K-8) Chronic Absenteeism
  • SQSS Indicators: HS (9-12) High School Completion;
    College and Career Readiness
  • ESSA Report Card Website View Page
  • State ESSA Plan (Approved) View Plan
  • State ESSA Resource Page View Page


  • State ESSA Plan (1)
  • Communication Tools (1)
  • Additional Resources (0)
  • Report Cards (2)