Grand Forks County Public Schools

There are 27 public schools in Grand Forks County, North Dakota, serving 8,239 students.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is equal to the North Dakota state average of 16%.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is more than the state average of 10:1.

Grand Forks County

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Grand ForksBen Franklin Elementary School
    1016 South 20th St
    Grand ForksND58201
    321 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Grand Forks AfbCarl Ben Eielson Elementary School
    1238 Louisiana St
    Grand Forks AfbND58204
    152 students | Gr. PK-3
  • Grand ForksCentral High School
    115 North 4th St
    Grand ForksND58203
    929 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Grand Forks
    Century Elementary School
    3351 17th Ave South
    Grand ForksND58201
    604 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Grand Forks
    Community Alternative High School
    500 Stanford Rd
    Grand ForksND58203
    89 students | Gr. 9-12
  • EmeradoEmerado Elementary School
    501 Main
    102 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Grand ForksJ Nelson Kelly Elementary School
    3000 Cherry St
    Grand ForksND58201
    498 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Grand Forks
    Lake Agassiz Elementary School
    605 Stanford Rd
    Grand ForksND58203
    424 students | Gr. PK-5
  • LarimoreLarimore Elementary School
    700 Clark Ave
    173 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Larimore
    Larimore High School
    300 Booth Ave
    246 students | Gr. 7-12
  • Grand ForksLewis And Clark Elementary School
    1100 13th Ave South
    Grand ForksND58201
    190 students | Gr. KG-5
  • ManvelManvel Elementary School
    801 Oldham Ave
    144 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Grand Forks AfbNathan Twining Elementary School
    1422 North Louisiana St
    Grand Forks AfbND58204
    68 students | Gr. 4-5
  • Grand Forks Afb
    Nathan Twining Middle School
    1422 North Louisiana St
    Grand Forks AfbND58204
    99 students | Gr. 6-8
  • NorthwoodNorthwood Elementary School
    420 Trojan Rd
    134 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Northwood
    Northwood High School
    420 Trojan Rd
    116 students | Gr. 7-12
  • Grand ForksHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Phoenix Elementary School
    351 4th Ave South
    Grand ForksND58201
    269 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Grand Forks
    Red River High School
    2211 17th Ave South
    Grand ForksND58201
    1112 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Grand Forks
    Schroeder Middle School
    800 32nd Ave South
    Grand ForksND58201
    487 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Grand Forks
    South Middle School
    1999 47th Ave South
    Grand ForksND58201
    549 students | Gr. 6-8
  • ThompsonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Thompson Elementary School
    424 3rd St
    228 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Thompson
    Thompson High School
    424 3rd St
    197 students | Gr. 7-12
  • Grand ForksValley Middle School
    2100 5th Ave North
    Grand ForksND58203
    403 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Grand Forks
    Viking Elementary School
    809 22nd Ave South
    Grand ForksND58201
    302 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Grand Forks
    West Elementary School
    615 North 25th St
    Grand ForksND58203
    178 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Grand Forks
    Wilder Elementary School
    1009 North 3rd St
    Grand ForksND58203
    77 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Grand Forks
    Winship Elementary School
    1412 5th Ave North
    Grand ForksND58203
    148 students | Gr. PK-5

County Statistics

About Grand Forks County County Statistics (ND) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 66,569 people 641,304 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 32% 24%
Median Household Income $53,700 $47,258
Recent Public School Articles
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Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
For far too long the American public school system has failed to address “out-of-school” factors like poverty and their impact on what happens in the classroom. As the nation continues to become increasingly diverse, many schools are adopting comprehensive approaches to education that account for the unique needs of students so that each child is prepared for their future and not just for a year-end test.
States Fight to Teach “Ignorant” Science to Students
Wyoming recently became the first state to reject the Next Generation Science Standards because of concern regarding lessons that teach human-caused climate change. Several other states have also taken measures to reject the standards, which has some education officials concerned about the quality of instruction students in those states will receive.
School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Grand Forks County, ND public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.29, which is lower than the North Dakota average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Grand Forks County is Emerado 127 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Dakota or in the USA.