Fort Yates Middle School

  • Fort Yates Middle School serves 200 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower 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 10-14% (which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fort Yates Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the North Dakota state level of 12:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Fort Yates Middle School's student population of 200 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students200 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fort Yates Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 454 schools in North Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fort Yates Middle School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ND)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#452 out of 454 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
97%
12%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
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5%
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White
n/a
74%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.060.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFT Yates 4 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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