5150 9th St W
West Fargo, ND 58078
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Legacy Elementary School serves 432 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Legacy 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 68% (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 57% (which is higher than the North Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the North Dakota state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 27% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 432 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in ND
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ND Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Legacy Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Dakota for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Legacy Elementary School's student population of 432 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Legacy 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 Legacy Elementary School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ND)
Overall Testing Rank
#36 out of 458 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
5%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
86%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ND Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 432 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ND Dept. of Education

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