Dakota Prairie Elementary School

  • Dakota Prairie Elementary School serves 167 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the North Dakota state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • Dakota Prairie Elementary School's student population of 167 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dakota Prairie Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dakota Prairie Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ND)
Overall School Rank#104 out of 450 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dakota Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dakota Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
12%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dakota Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dakota Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
95%
75%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dakota Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Dakota Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dakota Prairie Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ND.
Diversity Score0.100.24
This chart display the diversity score of Dakota Prairie Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dakota Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dakota Prairie Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDakota Prairie 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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