2014 Legislature

Updated: June 16, 2014

Throughout the legislative session, the department provides information to legislators for use in making decisions regarding education in South Dakota. While much of this information is already available online, we have posted it here in one convenient location for lawmakers and others who are interested. See column to the right.


DOE Aspirations and Goals

The department's Statistical Digest also contains a wealth of historical data. It is a great place to start when doing research. Click here to access.

Data Collections

List of Student Data Elements in SD STARS
Data Submitted to US Department of Education Through EDFacts

District Longitudinal Data
4 day school week survey
Consolidation Incentive Fy2014
Capital Outlay Flexibility Expenditures (FY 2009-13)
Capital Outlay Long Term Debt Expenditures FY2013
Capital Outlay Fund Long Term Debt Compared to Valuation and Revenues
Fall 2013 Census Enrollment, non-public schools
Fall 2013 Census Enrollment, public schools
FY14 Cost of Declining Enrollment
FY14 Cost of Small School Adjustment
FY14 General State Aid Need
FY14 General State Aid
FY2014 Percent Of GSA Need Paid by Local Effort & State Aid
FY14 Special Ed State Aid
FY14 Sparsity Funding
History of Opt Outs 2004-14
History of PSA & Levies
History of State Aid Fall Enrollment 2005-13
Number Public School Districts
Open Enrolled Summary 2008-13
Other Revenue Report FY13
Other Revenues and the Impact of Equalization
Pay 2014 Levies
Pay 2013 Valuations, by District
Pay 2014 Valuations, by District
State Total Valuations, Pay 2013 & 2014
2013-14 Public District Start Dates