Billings County 1 School District

All
(2)
All
(2)
 
Middle
(2)
Middle
(2)
 
Elementary
(2)
Elementary
(2)
 
Pre-K
(2)
Pre-K
(2)
 
For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 76 students in Billings County 1 School District. Billings County 1 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in North Dakota.
The top ranked public schools in Billings County 1 School District are Demores Elementary School and Prairie Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Billings County 1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the North Dakota public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in North Dakota.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Dakota public school average of 26% (majority American Indian).

Overview

School District NameBillings County 1 School District
School District Websitehttp://www.billingscounty.k12.nd.us
School District Phone Number(701) 623-4363
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (ND)
# of Schools2 Schools543 Schools
# of Students76 Students116,329 Students
# of Teachers12 Teachers9,286 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:112:1

District Comparison

Billings County 1 School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 171 school districts in North Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (ND)
Overall Testing Rank
#9 out of 173 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Billings County 1  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Billings County 1  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of ND by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Billings County 1  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of ND by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.080.43
# of American Indian Studentsn/a14,093 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
12%
# of Asian Studentsn/a1,768 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students3 Students5,527 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
5%
# of Black Studentsn/a5,513 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# of White Students73 Students86,393 Students
% White Students
96%
74%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a2,729 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:82,775
# of Students in Kindergarten:129,759
# of Students in 1st Grade:99,123
# of Students in 2nd Grade:89,108
# of Students in 3rd Grade:79,271
# of Students in 4th Grade:109,196
# of Students in 5th Grade:49,149
# of Students in 6th Grade:108,967
# of Students in 7th Grade:58,696
# of Students in 8th Grade:38,610
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 8,449
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 7,957
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 7,736
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 7,533
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $44,079 is higher than the state median of $16,063. The school district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $40,855 is higher than the state median of $16,135. The school district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (ND)
Total Revenue$3 MM$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Billings County 1  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$3 MM$4 MM
This chart display total spending of Billings County 1  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$44,079$16,063
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Billings County 1  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$40,855$16,135
This chart display average spending per public school student in Billings County 1  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Billings County 1 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Demores Elementary School Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    350 Broadway
    Medora, ND 58645
    (701) 623-4868

    Grades: PK-8 | 38 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Prairie Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    12793 20th St
    Medora, ND 58645
    (701) 575-4773

    Grades: PK-8 | 38 students
Recent Articles
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world on its head. The effects of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come, though maybe more so in certain populations. Here’s what you need to know about the current state of special education in the United States.
As more schools return to in-person learning, teachers and parents find themselves dealing with the trauma and stress created by the pandemic.
After more than a year of remote learning, schools are finally returning to in-person instruction but how has the pandemic changed the face of public education and what will it look like moving forward?