New Salem-almont High School

310 Elm Ave
New Salem, ND 58563
3/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 163 students in grades 7-12, New Salem-almont High School ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 44%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the North Dakota state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 27% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 163 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • : ≥80% (Top 30% in ND)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ND Dept. of Education

School Overview

New Salem-almont High School's student population of 163 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
163 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

New Salem-almont High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 461 schools in North Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of New Salem-almont High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (ND)
#363 out of 461 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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30-34%
39%
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30-34%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Salem-almont High 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 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
n/a
5%
White
97%
73%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.06
This chart display the diversity score of New Salem-almont High School and the public school average diversity score of North Dakota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥80%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of New Salem-almont High School and public school graduation rate of North Dakota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
22%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Salem-almont High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Dakota by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
7%
5%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ND Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is New Salem-almont High School's ranking?
New Salem-almont High School is ranked #363 out of 461 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in North Dakota.
What schools are New Salem-almont High School often compared to?
New Salem-almont High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Mandan High School, South Central Alternative High School, Brave Center Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% ND state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% ND state average).
What is the graduation rate of New Salem-almont High School?
The graduation rate of New Salem-almont High School is 80%, which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 85%.
How many students attend New Salem-almont High School?
163 students attend New Salem-almont High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
97% of New Salem-almont High School students are White, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of New Salem-almont High School?
New Salem-almont High School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the North Dakota state average of 11:1.
What grades does New Salem-almont High School offer ?
New Salem-almont High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is New Salem-almont High School part of?
New Salem-almont High School is part of New Salem-Almont 49 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 163 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • : ≥80% (Top 30%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ND Dept. of Education

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