Harwood Elementary School
Harwood Elementary School serves 137 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Harwood Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in North Dakota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the North Dakota state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 26% (majority American Indian).
Harwood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Dakota for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Harwood Elementary School's student population of 137 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Harwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 458 schools in North Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Harwood Elementary School is 0.10, 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 Data
State Level (ND)
Overall Testing Rank
#27 out of 458 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education
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