Jamestown 1 School District

207 2nd Ave Se
Jamestown, ND 58401
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Jamestown 1 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in North Dakota for:

Category
Attribute
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,128 students in Jamestown 1 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in North Dakota.
Public Schools in Jamestown 1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the North Dakota public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 44% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Dakota public school average of 28% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (ND)
# Schools
7 Schools
527 Schools
# Students
2,128 Students
119,760 Students
# Teachers
176 Teachers
9,943 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Jamestown 1 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (ND)
#44 out of 169 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jamestown 1  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
44%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jamestown 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 2021-22 school year data.
55%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jamestown 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 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jamestown 1  School District and public school graduation rate of ND by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.29
0.46
# American Indian Students
22 Students
12,729 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
11%
# Asian Students
9 Students
1,638 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
117 Students
7,212 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
6%
# Black Students
73 Students
6,049 Students
% Black Students
4%
5%
# White Students
1,790 Students
86,697 Students
% White Students
84%
73%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
314 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
113 Students
5,121 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
6
2,836
# Students in K Grade:
134
9,801
# Students in 1st Grade:
137
9,291
# Students in 2nd Grade:
166
9,271
# Students in 3rd Grade:
137
9,194
# Students in 4th Grade:
150
9,219
# Students in 5th Grade:
135
8,902
# Students in 6th Grade:
168
8,892
# Students in 7th Grade:
168
9,038
# Students in 8th Grade:
184
9,167
# Students in 9th Grade:
212
9,481
# Students in 10th Grade:
192
8,711
# Students in 11th Grade:
168
8,083
# Students in 12th Grade:
171
7,874
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,071 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,988. The school district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,369 is less than the state median of $17,989. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ND)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$34 MM
$2,154 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jamestown 1  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)
$35 MM
$2,154 MM
This chart display total spending of Jamestown 1  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)
$16,071
$17,988
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jamestown 1  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)
$16,369
$17,989
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jamestown 1  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 Jamestown 1 School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
William S Gussner Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1509 4th St Ne
Jamestown, ND 58402
(701) 252-3846
Grades: PK-5
| 250 students
Rank: #22.
Louis L'amour Elementary School
(Math: 70-79% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1102 15th St Sw
Jamestown, ND 58402
(701) 251-2102
Grades: K-5
| 104 students
Rank: #33.
Jamestown High School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1509 10th St Ne
Jamestown, ND 58402
(701) 952-4003
Grades: 9-12
| 743 students
Rank: #44.
Roosevelt Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
615 6th Ave Se
Jamestown, ND 58402
(701) 252-1679
Grades: K-5
| 204 students
Rank: #55.
Jamestown Middle School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
203 2nd Ave Se
Jamestown, ND 58402
(701) 252-0317
Grades: 6-8
| 520 students
Rank: #66.
Lincoln Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
319 5th St Ne
Jamestown, ND 58402
(701) 252-0867
Grades: K-5
| 212 students
Rank: #77.
Washington Elementary School
(Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
700 4th Ave Nw
Jamestown, ND 58402
(701) 252-0468
Grades: K-5
| 95 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Jamestown 1 School District?
Jamestown 1 School District manages 7 public schools serving 2,128 students.
What is the rank of Jamestown 1 School District?
Jamestown 1 School District is ranked #42 out of 168 school districts in North Dakota (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of North Dakota school districts for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%), Highest graduation rate (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Jamestown 1 School District?
84% of Jamestown 1 School District students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Jamestown 1 School District?
Jamestown 1 School District has a student/teacher ratio of 12:1, which is equal to the North Dakota state average of 12:1.
What is Jamestown 1 School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $16,369 is less than the state median of $17,989. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,128 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : 90-94% (Top 1% in ND)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 44% (Top 50%)
  • : 55% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ND Dept. of Education

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