Wahpeton High School

Wahpeton High School serves 413 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the ND average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 17%.
Wahpeton High School operates within the Wahpeton 37 School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the ND state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 413 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 413 students
Wahpeton High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Wahpeton High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Wahpeton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is more than the state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ND) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 10:1
Wahpeton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
5%
9%
Wahpeton High School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
2%
1%
Wahpeton High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
3%
3%
Wahpeton High School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
1%
3%
Wahpeton High School Black Students (1995-2013)
White
89%
83%
Wahpeton High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Wahpeton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ND All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.21 0.19
Wahpeton High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
14%
25%
Wahpeton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
7%
7%
Wahpeton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,236 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,624 is less than the state average of $11,374. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,359 is less than the state average of $11,118. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Wahpeton 37 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,236 214
Wahpeton 37 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 96% 91%
Wahpeton 37 School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $2 MM
Wahpeton 37 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $12 MM $2 MM
Wahpeton 37 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,624 $11,374
Wahpeton 37 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,359 $11,118
Wahpeton 37 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Southeast Region Career & Technical Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wahpeton Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Zimmerman Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WahpetonWahpeton Middle School
    1209 Loy Ave
    WahpetonND 58075
    (701)642-6687
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 258 students                      
  • WahpetonCircle Of Nations Middle School
    832 8th St North
    WahpetonND 58075
    (701)642-3796
    0.3 mi | Gr. 5-8 | n/a students                      
  • WahpetonWahpeton Spec Ed Unit
    Special Education School
    508 9th St North
    WahpetonND 58075
    (701)642-5499
    Special Education School

    0.4 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • WahpetonZimmerman Elementary School
    508 9th St North
    WahpetonND 58075
    (701)642-3050
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-1 | 140 students                      
  • WahpetonCentral Elementary School
    212 3rd Ave North
    WahpetonND 58075
    (701)642-8328
    0.8 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 425 students                      

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