Lake Agassiz Elementary School

  • Lake Agassiz Elementary School serves 431 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the North Dakota state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Lake Agassiz Elementary School's student population of 431 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students431 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lake Agassiz Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lake Agassiz Elementary School is 0.62, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ND)
Overall School Rank#273 out of 450 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake Agassiz 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)40-44%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Agassiz 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 Ratio20:112:1
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American Indian
12%
12%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
4%
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Black
18%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lake Agassiz Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
58%
75%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake Agassiz Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ND.
Diversity Score0.620.22
This chart display the diversity score of Lake Agassiz 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
52%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lake Agassiz 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
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Agassiz 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 NameGrand Forks 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

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I love the staff at Lake Agassiz. I like the young teachers that bring a fresh and updated way of teaching children of the tech age, and the more experience teachers help maintain high standards. The school involves the whole family into teaching your child.
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