Golva Elementary School

  • Golva Elementary School serves 41 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the North Dakota state average of 43%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the North Dakota state average of 51%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Golva Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the North Dakota state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 21%.
  • Golva Elementary School operates within the Lone Tree 6 School District.

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School Overview

  • Golva Elementary School's student population of 41 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students41 students
Golva Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Golva Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Golva Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeGolva Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Golva Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 450 schools in North Dakota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Golva Elementary School is 0.30, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ND)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
43%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
51%
Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
Golva Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
n/a
9%
Golva Elementary School American Indian Students (2001-2006)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Golva Elementary School Black Students (2012-2016)
Black
n/a
4%
Golva Elementary School Black Students (2011-2015)
White
83%
79%
Golva Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
13%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsGolva Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownND All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.300.22
Golva Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
25%
Golva Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
Golva Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Golva Elementary School is Lone Tree 6 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 169 school districts in North Dakota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Lone Tree 6 School District's student population of 41 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $22,967 is higher than the state average of $12,230. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $22,333 is higher than the state average of $12,117. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameLone Tree 6 School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    1
    2
    Number of Students Managed41213
    Lone Tree 6 School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
    43%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
    51%
    District Total Revenue$689,000$3 MM
    District Spending$670,000$3 MM
    District Revenue / Student$22,967$12,230
    District Spending / Student$22,333$12,117
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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