Southwest Community High School

266 3rd Ave West,

Dickinson, ND, 58601-1057

Tel: (701)456-0042
Grades: 9-12

20 students

Southwest Community High School serves 20 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the ND average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 16%.
Southwest Community High School operates within the Dickinson 1 School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the ND state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 20 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 20 students
Southwest Community High School Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 37% Male / 63%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Southwest Community High School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Southwest Community High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 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 8:1 10:1
Southwest Community High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
10%
9%
Southwest Community High School American Indian (2006-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Southwest Community High School Asian (2004-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Southwest Community High School Hispanic (2006-2009)
Black
n/a
3%
White
90%
84%
Southwest Community High School White (2003-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.18 0.33
Southwest Community High School Diversity Score (2004-2012)
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.
n/a 27%
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.
n/a 6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,737 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Dickinson 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 2,737 173
Dickinson 1 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 94% 91%
Dickinson 1 School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $26 MM n/a
Dickinson 1 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM n/a
Dickinson 1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,434 $0
Dickinson 1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,848 $0
Dickinson 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 Roughrider Area Career & Technical Center (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is P.S. Berg Elementary School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roosevelt Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Dickinson P.S. Berg Elementary School
    307 3rd Ave West
    Dickinson , ND , 58601
    (701)456-0010
    0  mi  |  186  students  |  Gr.  6
  • Dickinson A L Hagen Junior High School
    402 4th St West
    Dickinson , ND , 58601
    (701)456-0020
    0.1  mi  |  370  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Dickinson Roughrider Area Career & Technical Center
    Vocational School
    402 4th St West
    Dickinson , ND , 58601
    (701)260-9060
    Vocational School
    0.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Dickinson Dickinson Spec Ed Unit
    Special Education School
    444 4th St West
    Dickinson , ND , 58601
    (701)456-0002
    Special Education School
    0.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Dickinson Roosevelt Elementary School
    230 3rd Ave East
    Dickinson , ND , 58601
    (701)456-0015
    0.4  mi  |  283  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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