Top 10 Best Fargo Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 27 public schools serving 12,442 students in Fargo, ND. Fargo has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in North Dakota.
The top ranked public schools in Fargo, ND are Longfellow Elementary School, Bennett Elementary School and Discovery Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Fargo, ND public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the North Dakota public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Fargo have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of North Dakota public schools.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the North Dakota public school average of 26% (majority American Indian).

Best Fargo, ND Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Longfellow Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
20 29th Ave Ne
Fargo, ND 58102
(701) 446-5000
Grades: K-5
| 363 students
Rank: #22.
Bennett Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2000 S 58th Ave
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 446-4000
Grades: K-5
| 478 students
Rank: #33.
Discovery Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1717 40th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 446-3300
Grades: 6-8
| 987 students
Rank: #44.
Centennial Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4201 25th St S
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 446-4300
Grades: K-5
| 540 students
Rank: #55.
Independence Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3700 54th St S
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 356-5890
Grades: K-5
| 521 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Ben Franklin Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1420 8th St N
Fargo, ND 58102
(701) 446-3600
Grades: 6-8
| 807 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Clara Barton Hawthorne Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1417 6th St S
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 446-4400
Grades: K-5
| 392 students
Rank: #88.
Horace Mann Roosevelt Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1025 3rd St N
Fargo, ND 58102
(701) 446-4600
Grades: K-5
| 353 students
Rank: #99.
Kennedy Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4401 42nd St S
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 446-4200
Grades: K-5
| 527 students
Rank: #1010.
Fargo Davies High School
Math: 48% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7150 25th St S
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 446-5600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,261 students
Rank: #1111.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1725 N Broadway
Fargo, ND 58102
(701) 446-5400
Grades: K-5
| 382 students
Rank: #1212.
North High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
801 17th Ave N
Fargo, ND 58102
(701) 446-2400
Grades: 9-12
| 898 students
Rank: #1313.
Carl Ben Eielson Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1601 13th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 446-1700
Grades: 6-8
| 758 students
Rank: #1414.
South High School
Math: 35% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
1840 15th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 446-2000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,034 students
Rank: #1515.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2120 9th St S
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 446-4900
Grades: K-5
| 401 students
Rank: #1616.
Ed Clapp Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3131 S 28th St
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 446-2900
Grades: K-5
| 504 students
Rank: #1717.
Osgood Kindergarten Center
Math: 34% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5550 44th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 356-2190
Grades: PK-2
| 482 students
Rank: #1818.
Mckinley Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2930 8th St N
Fargo, ND 58102
(701) 446-5200
Grades: K-5
| 181 students
Rank: #1919.
Willow Park Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4901 15th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 356-2000
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: #2020.
Eagles Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3502 University Dr
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 446-3900
Grades: K-5
| 323 students
Rank: #2121.
Lewis And Clark Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1729 16th St S
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 446-4800
Grades: K-5
| 495 students
Rank: #2222.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1701 4th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 446-4700
Grades: K-5
| 360 students
Rank: #2323.
Woodrow Wilson Alternative High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1305 9th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 446-2800
Grades: 9-12
| 150 students
Rank: #2424.
Madison Elementary School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1040 N 29th St
Fargo, ND 58102
(701) 446-5100
Grades: K-5
| 126 students
1305 9th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 446-3100
Grades: PK
| 119 students
Fargo Public school
415 North 4th Street
Fargo, ND 58102
(701) 446-1000
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Fargo Spec Ed Unit
Special Education School
415 4th St N
Fargo, ND 58102
(701) 446-1012
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Fargo, North Dakota

Fargo, North Dakota Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1305 9th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 446-3000
Grades: 6-7
| 1,043 students
1035 16th St S
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 446-4200
Grades: K-5
| 293 students
424 9th Ave South
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 241-4858
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
555 8th Ave South
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 446-4500
Grades: K-2
| 219 students
1026 10th St North
Fargo, ND 58102
(701) 446-5300
Grades: 3-5
| 144 students

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