Powers Lake 27 School District

600 Railroad Ave E
Powers Lake, ND 58773
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Powers Lake 27 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%)
Science Proficiency
Highest science proficiency (Top 5%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public preschool serving 147 students in Powers Lake 27 School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in North Dakota.
Public Preschool in Powers Lake 27 School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the North Dakota public pre school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 44% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the North Dakota public preschool average of 24% (majority American Indian).

Overview

This School District
This State (ND)
# Schools
2 Schools
172 Schools
# Students
212 Students
32,238 Students
# Teachers
21 Teachers
2,718 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Powers Lake 27 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (ND)
#49 out of 169 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Powers Lake 27  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
40-44%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Powers Lake 27  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.
50-54%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Powers Lake 27  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.
60-69%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Powers Lake 27  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of ND by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥50%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Powers Lake 27  School District and public school graduation rate of ND by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.09
0.41
# American Indian Students
2 Students
3,377 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
10%
# Asian Students
n/a
285 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
4 Students
1,964 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
6%
# Black Students
n/a
817 Students
% Black Students
n/a
3%
# White Students
202 Students
24,578 Students
% White Students
95%
76%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
56 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
3 Students
1,161 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
3
2,836
# Students in K Grade:
18
4,728
# Students in 1st Grade:
13
4,400
# Students in 2nd Grade:
16
4,305
# Students in 3rd Grade:
21
4,299
# Students in 4th Grade:
13
4,281
# Students in 5th Grade:
16
3,874
# Students in 6th Grade:
15
2,369
# Students in 7th Grade:
16
571
# Students in 8th Grade:
16
575
# Students in 9th Grade:
14
-
# Students in 10th Grade:
17
-
# Students in 11th Grade:
19
-
# Students in 12th Grade:
15
-
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,679 is higher than the state median of $17,988. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $21,085 is higher than the state median of $17,989. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ND)
Total Revenue
$5 MM
$2,154 MM
This chart display total revenue of Powers Lake 27  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
$5 MM
$2,154 MM
This chart display total spending of Powers Lake 27  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
$22,679
$17,988
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Powers Lake 27  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
$21,085
$17,989
This chart display average spending per public school student in Powers Lake 27  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 Powers Lake 27 School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Powers Lake Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
600 Railroad Ave E
Powers Lake, ND 58773
(701) 464-5432
Grades: PK-8
| 147 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 212 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : ≥50% (Btm 50% in ND)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • : 60-69% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ND Dept. of Education

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