Top 10 Best Bismarck Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 33 public schools serving 13,316 students in Bismarck, ND. Bismarck has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in North Dakota.
The top ranked public schools in Bismarck, ND are Sunrise Elementary School, Centennial Elementary School and Highland Acres Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Bismarck, ND public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the North Dakota public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Bismarck have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of North Dakota public schools.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the North Dakota public school average of 26% (majority American Indian).

Best Bismarck, ND Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sunrise Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3800 Nickerson Ave
Bismarck, ND 58503
(701) 323-4300
Grades: K-5
| 641 students
Rank: #22.
Centennial Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2800 Ithica Dr
Bismarck, ND 58503
(701) 323-4290
Grades: K-5
| 428 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Highland Acres Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1200 Prairie Dr
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4160
Grades: K-5
| 160 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Prairie Rose Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2200 Oahe Bend
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 323-4280
Grades: K-5
| 160 students
Rank: #55.
Roosevelt Elementary School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
613 W Avenue B
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4240
Grades: K-5
| 110 students
Rank: #66.
Victor Solheim Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
325 Munich Dr
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 323-4260
Grades: K-5
| 534 students
Rank: #77.
Northridge Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1727 N 3rd St
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4210
Grades: K-5
| 436 students
Rank: #88.
Liberty Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5400 Onyx Dr
Bismarck, ND 58503
(701) 323-4320
Grades: K-5
| 616 students
Rank: #99.
Manning Elementary School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10500 Hwy 1804 S
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 223-0082
Grades: K-8
| 14 students
Rank: #1010.
Robert Place Miller Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1989 N 20th St
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4170
Grades: K-5
| 380 students
Rank: #1111.
Naughton Elementary School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9101 123rd Ave Ne
Bismarck, ND 58503
(701) 673-3119
Grades: PK-8
| 9 students
Rank: #1212.
Horizon Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 Ash Coulee Dr
Bismarck, ND 58503
(701) 323-4550
Grades: 6-8
| 1,034 students
Rank: #1313.
South Central Alternative High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
406 S Anderson St
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 323-4520
Grades: 9-12
| 110 students
Rank: #1414.
Century High School
Math: 41% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1000 E Century Ave
Bismarck, ND 58503
(701) 323-4900
Grades: 9-12
| 1,252 students
Rank: #1515.
Apple Creek Elementary School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2000 93rd St Se
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 223-7349
Grades: K-6
| 56 students
Rank: #1616.
Grimsrud Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
716 W St Benedict Dr
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4150
Grades: K-5
| 255 students
Rank: #1717.
Wachter Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1107 S 7th St
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 323-4650
Grades: 6-8
| 908 students
Rank: #1818.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3320 Mccurry Way
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 323-4310
Grades: K-5
| 600 students
Rank: #1919.
Will-moore Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
400 E Avenue E
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4270
Grades: K-5
| 238 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Rita Murphy Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
611 N 31st St
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4190
Grades: K-5
| 598 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Simle Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1215 N 19th St
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4600
Grades: 6-8
| 1,010 students
Rank: #2222.
Pioneer Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1400 Braman Ave
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4220
Grades: K-5
| 265 students
Rank: #2323.
Jeannette Myhre Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
919 S 12th St
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 323-4200
Grades: K-5
| 291 students
Rank: #2424.
Dorothy Moses Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1312 S Columbia Dr
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 323-4180
Grades: K-5
| 376 students
Rank: #2525.
Bismarck High School
Math: 26% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
800 N 8th St
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,145 students
Rank: #2626.
Legacy High School
Math: 21% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3400 Calgary Ave
Bismarck, ND 58503
(701) 323-4850
Grades: 9-12
| 1,189 students
Becep Center
720 N 14th St
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4400
Grades: PK-K
| 318 students
Bismarck Career Academy
Vocational School
1221 College Dr
Bismarck, ND 58506
(701) 323-4340
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Bismarck Spec Ed Unit
Special Education School
806 N Washington St
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4028
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Bismarck Technical Center
Vocational School
1200 College Dr
Bismarck, ND 58506
(701) 323-4340
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Burleigh County Spec Ed Unit
Special Education School
4007 State St Ste 101
Bismarck, ND 58503
(701) 258-6299
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Missouri River Area Career & Technical Center
Vocational School
3001 Memorial Hwy Ste B
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 751-4041
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
3315 Unviersity Dr
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 530-0677
Grades: K-7
| 183 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Bismarck, North Dakota

Bismarck, North Dakota Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
720 N 14th St
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 221-3450
Grades: K-6
| 138 students
406 South Anderson St
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 323-4230
Grades: K-6
| 116 students
523 N 21st St
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 323-4250
Grades: K-5
| 220 students

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