South Dakota two-year college tuition and fees at public institutions went from $4,111 in 2004-05 to $6,989 in 2019-20, the sixth largest increase among 49 states studied, the College Board said in a new report.
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Public schools in South Dakota spent an estimated $1.7 billion during the 2018-19 academic year, a 2.4 percent increase in expenditures over the previous year, according to a National Education Association report.
The number of youths in foster care in South Dakota at the end of fiscal year 2018 stood at 1,560, a 2.7 percent decrease over the previous fiscal year, according to newly released data from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
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South Dakota is among the jurisdictions where sales tax collections are required for out-of-state purchases in the wake of the South Dakota v. Wayfair Supreme Court decision last year, according to an analysis by the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL).
Public schools in South Dakota spent $11,223 per student based on average daily attendance (ADA) figures, the 36th highest expenditure level among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to a National Education Association report.
South Dakota residents living below the poverty line in 2017-18 made up 10.7 percent of the state’s population, the 33rd highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new Census Bureau data.