Central Elementary School

  • Central Elementary School serves 489 students in grades 1-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the ND average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is equal to the state average of 20%.
  • Central Elementary School operates within the Wahpeton 37 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 489 students has grown by 21% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-5
Total Students 489 students
Central Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Central Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Central Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Central Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ND) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 13:1
Central Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
7%
9%
Central Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
1%
Central Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
8%
4%
Central Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
3%
4%
Central Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
80%
80%
Central Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Central Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Central Elementary 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.
0.35 0.21
Central Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
33%
24%
Central Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
10%
6%
Central Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Wahpeton 37 School District's student population of 1,240 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,489 in this district is less than the state average of $16,553. The district revenue/student has grown by 40% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,406 is less than the state average of $16,523. The district spending/student has grown by 75% over four years.
School District Name Wahpeton 37 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,240 199
Wahpeton 37 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $3 MM
Wahpeton 37 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $20 MM $3 MM
Wahpeton 37 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,489 $16,553
Wahpeton 37 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,406 $16,523
Wahpeton 37 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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