Legacy High School

Legacy High School serves 1,189 students in grades 9-12.
Legacy High 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower 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 41% (which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the North Dakota state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 26% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Legacy High School's student population of 1,189 students has grown by 47% over five school years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,189 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Rankings

Legacy High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 High School is 0.26, 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 Testing Rank
#393 out of 458 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:111:1
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American Indian
5%
12%
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Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
3%
5%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
86%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.260.43
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Graduation Rate
97%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBismarck 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Legacy High School is South Central Alternative High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Horizon Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland Acres Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bismarck Bismarck Career Academy Vocational School

    0.0 miles
    1221 College Dr
    Bismarck, ND 58506
    (701) 323-4340
    0 n/a n/a
  • Bismarck Bismarck Technical Center Vocational School

    0.2 miles
    1200 College Dr
    Bismarck, ND 58506
    (701) 323-4340
    0.2 n/a n/a
  • Bismarck Highland Acres Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 160 students
    0.4 miles
    1200 Prairie Dr
    Bismarck, ND 58501
    (701) 323-4160
    0.4 K-5 160
  • Bismarck Grimsrud Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 255 students
    0.7 miles
    716 W St Benedict Dr
    Bismarck, ND 58501
    (701) 323-4150
    0.7 K-5 255
  • Bismarck Bismarck Spec Ed Unit Special Education School

    1.0 miles
    806 N Washington St
    Bismarck, ND 58501
    (701) 323-4028
    1 n/a n/a

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