Children enrolled in special education in public schools by race/ethnicity in South Dakota

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: Child Count data on disabilities includes individuals age 3 through 21. This information is obtained from the Special Education Child Count conducted every December to determine age, placement alternatives, and disabling conditions for children with special needs. The number presented represents the total children with disabling conditions in South Dakota. Child Count data does not include data from private or Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) schools but does include Chapter I state operated/state supported programs. 

Data Source: South Dakota Department of Education

Footnotes: UPDATED - February 2021
Percentage: the percent of students in each race/ethnicity group out of all children ages 3-21 enrolled in special education. 

NA = Data not available or suppressed to protect confidentiality.