Watford City High School

Watford City High School serves 307 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the ND average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 16%.
Watford City High School operates within the Mckenzie County 1 School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is equal to the ND state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 307 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 307 students
Watford City High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Watford City High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Watford City High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ND) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 10:1
Watford City High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
9%
Watford City High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Watford City High School Asian (1989-2007)
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Watford City High School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
n/a
3%
Watford City High School Black (1996-2003)
White
94%
84%
Watford City High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Watford City High School Sch Ethnicity Watford City 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.
0.12 0.33
Watford City 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.
10%
27%
Watford City 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.
8%
6%
Watford City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 724 students has grown by 38% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Mckenzie County 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 724 173
Mckenzie County 1 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 91% 91%
Mckenzie County 1 School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $6 MM n/a
Mckenzie County 1 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $6 MM n/a
Mckenzie County 1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,142 $0
Mckenzie County 1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,157 $0
Mckenzie County 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 Alexander High School (16.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mandaree Day School (28.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Watford City Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Watford City Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Watford City Elementary School
    300 3rd St Se
    Watford City , ND , 58854
    (701)444-2985
    0.2  mi  |  400  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Alexander Alexander Elementary School
    601 Delaney St
    Alexander , ND , 58831
    (701)828-3334
    16.9  mi  |  66  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Alexander Alexander High School
    601 Delaney St
    Alexander , ND , 58831
    (701)828-3334
    16.9  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Williston Stony Creek Elementary School
    5032 133rd Dr Nw
    Williston , ND , 58801
    (701)572-3579
    27.3  mi  |  129  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Mandaree Mandaree High School
    1 Warrior Circle
    Mandaree , ND , 58757
    (701)759-3311
    27.5  mi  |  43  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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