ERIC Number: ED230330
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Office of Indian Education Survey Results: Indian Self-Identified Certified Staff (ISICS), Fall 1980.
Fracek, Eugene E.
Developed to meet baseline and support data needs for affirmative action programs, certification standards, and distribution of Indian educators in schools in South Dakota, the Indian Self-Identified Certified Staff (ISICS) Survey presents data received and compiled during August to November 1980. An analysis of student enrollment information is provided on the 305 schools in South Dakota which include public schools, Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) schools, non-public schools, and special education schools. Significant findings include: 174.5 ISICS account for approximately 1.7% of the 10,449.94 Full Time Employees (FTE) of the 209 schools that responded to the survey; approximately 63% of the ISICS are employed in 14 of the 16 BIA schools; ISICS account for approximately 0.6% of the 9,141 FTE's of the 188 public schools; and the 14,809 Indian students account for 10.45% of the 141,675 students enrolled in the 305 schools. A breakdown of Indian student enrollment indicates: of 128,402 public school students, 10,096 are Indian students; of 3,557 BIA students, 3,438 are Indian students; of 8,619 non-public school students, 1,006 are Indian students; and of 1,097 special education students, 209 are Indian students. (ERB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: South Dakota State Div. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Pierre. Office of Curriculum and Instruction.
Identifiers: Bureau of Indian Affairs Schools; South Dakota
Note: For related documents, see RC 014 048-049. Best copy available.