South Heart Elementary School

310 4th St Nw,

South Heart, ND, 58655-0159

Tel: (701)677-5671
Grades: PK-6

128 students

South Heart Elementary School serves 128 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the ND average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 16%.
South Heart Elementary School operates within the South Heart 9 School District.

Overview

The student population of 128 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 128 students
South Heart Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
South Heart Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade South Heart Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 12:1 10:1
South Heart Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
9%
Asian
n/a
1%
South Heart Elementary School Asian (1988-1989)
Hispanic
n/a
3%
South Heart Elementary School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
n/a
3%
South Heart Elementary School Black (2007-2009)
White
99%
84%
South Heart Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups South Heart Elementary School Sch Ethnicity South Heart Elementary 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.
0.02 0.30
South Heart Elementary 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.
17%
27%
South Heart Elementary 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.
6%
6%
South Heart Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 241 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name South Heart 9 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 241 195
South Heart 9 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $2 MM $2 MM
South Heart 9 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2 MM $2 MM
South Heart 9 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,205 $11,374
South Heart 9 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,855 $11,118
South Heart 9 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 Heart High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is A L Hagen Junior High School (9.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (9.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • South Heart South Heart High School
    310 4th St Nw
    South Heart , ND , 58655
    (701)677-5671
    0  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Dickinson Dickinson High School
    979 13th Ave West
    Dickinson , ND , 58601
    (701)456-0030
    9  mi  |  765  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Dickinson Jefferson Elementary School
    599 11th Ave West
    Dickinson , ND , 58601
    (701)456-0013
    9.1  mi  |  387  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Dickinson Heart River Elementary School
    720 7th St Sw
    Dickinson , ND , 58601
    (701)456-0012
    9.1  mi  |  259  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Dickinson Dickinson Spec Ed Unit
    Special Education School
    444 4th St West
    Dickinson , ND , 58601
    (701)456-0002
    Special Education School
    9.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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