Burke Central 36 School District

101 4th Ave W
Lignite, ND 58752
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Burke Central 36 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in North Dakota for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 39 students in Burke Central 36 School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in North Dakota.
Public High School in Burke Central 36 School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the North Dakota public high school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 46% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the North Dakota public high school average of 26% (majority American Indian).

Overview

This School District
This State (ND)
# Schools
2 Schools
183 Schools
# Students
98 Students
38,609 Students
# Teachers
13 Teachers
3,295 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
8:1

District Rank

Burke Central 36 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 168 school districts in North Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 50% has decreased from PS% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (ND)
#56 out of 169 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Burke Central 36  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50-59%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Burke Central 36  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 2021-22 school year data.
40-49%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Burke Central 36  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 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
≥50%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Burke Central 36  School District and public school graduation rate of ND by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.26
0.44
# American Indian Students
8 Students
4,566 Students
% American Indian Students
8%
12%
# Asian Students
2 Students
480 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# Hispanic Students
3 Students
2,045 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
5%
# Black Students
1 Student
1,673 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
84 Students
28,499 Students
% White Students
86%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
98 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
n/a
1,248 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
3
-
# Students in K Grade:
11
75
# Students in 1st Grade:
8
46
# Students in 2nd Grade:
8
60
# Students in 3rd Grade:
7
66
# Students in 4th Grade:
9
52
# Students in 5th Grade:
7
65
# Students in 6th Grade:
6
105
# Students in 7th Grade:
5
2,026
# Students in 8th Grade:
10
1,965
# Students in 9th Grade:
9
9,481
# Students in 10th Grade:
4
8,711
# Students in 11th Grade:
6
8,083
# Students in 12th Grade:
5
7,874
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $25,918 is higher than the state median of $17,988. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $24,837 is higher than the state median of $17,989. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (ND)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$3 MM
$2,154 MM
This chart display total revenue of Burke Central 36  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$2 MM
$2,154 MM
This chart display total spending of Burke Central 36  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$25,918
$17,988
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Burke Central 36  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$24,837
$17,989
This chart display average spending per public school student in Burke Central 36  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Burke Central 36 School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Burke Central High School
(Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
101 4th Avenue W
Lignite, ND 58752
(701) 933-2821
Grades: 7-12
| 39 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 98 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : ≥50% (Top 1% in ND)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 50-59% (Top 10%)
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ND Dept. of Education

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