Bismarck High School

800 North 8th St,

Bismarck, ND, 58501-3997

Tel: (701)323-4800
Grades: 10-12

1,312 students

Bismarck High School serves 1,312 students in grades 10-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the ND average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 16%.
Bismarck High School operates within the Bismarck 1 School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is lower than the ND state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 1312 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,312 students
Bismarck High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Bismarck High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Bismarck High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ND) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 10:1
Bismarck High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
8%
9%
Bismarck High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Bismarck High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
1%
3%
Bismarck High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
1%
3%
Bismarck High School Black (2006-2012)
White
87%
84%
Bismarck High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bismarck High School Sch Ethnicity Bismarck High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.24 0.30
Bismarck High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
27%
Bismarck High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Bismarck High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,446 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 88% over five years.
School District Name Bismarck 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
2
Number of Students Managed 11,446 195
Bismarck 1 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 89% 91%
Bismarck 1 School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $110 MM $2 MM
Bismarck 1 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $107 MM $2 MM
Bismarck 1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,115 $11,374
Bismarck 1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,819 $11,118
Bismarck 1 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Central Alternative High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Simle Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Will-moore Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bismarck Will-moore Elementary School
    400 East Ave East
    Bismarck , ND , 58501
    (701)323-4270
    0.3  mi  |  394  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Bismarck Becep Center
    720 North 14th St
    Bismarck , ND , 58501
    (701)323-4400
    0.4  mi  |  287  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Bismarck Pioneer Elementary School
    1400 Braman Ave
    Bismarck , ND , 58501
    (701)323-4220
    0.7  mi  |  281  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Bismarck South Central Alternative High School
    806 North Washington St
    Bismarck , ND , 58501
    (701)323-4520
    0.7  mi  |  81  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bismarck Bismarck Spec Ed Unit
    Special Education School
    806 North Washington St
    Bismarck , ND , 58501
    (701)323-4028
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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