Sawyer 16 School District

25 1st Ave Sw
Sawyer, ND 58781
(District boundaries shown in map)
1/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Sawyer 16 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in North Dakota for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public elementary school serving 33 students in Sawyer 16 School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in North Dakota.
Public Elementary School in Sawyer 16 School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the North Dakota public elementary school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 20% (versus the 44% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the North Dakota public elementary school average of 29% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (ND)
# Schools
2 Schools
333 Schools
# Students
56 Students
80,350 Students
# Teachers
13 Teachers
6,645 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
4:1

District Rank

Sawyer 16 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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)
#155 out of 169 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Sawyer 16  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤20%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sawyer 16  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.
21-39%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sawyer 16  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.
(16-17)
≥50%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sawyer 16  School District and public school graduation rate of ND by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.42
0.48
# American Indian Students
8 Students
8,762 Students
% American Indian Students
14%
11%
# Asian Students
n/a
1,129 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
3 Students
4,969 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
6%
# Black Students
3 Students
4,268 Students
% Black Students
6%
5%
# White Students
42 Students
57,269 Students
% White Students
75%
71%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
210 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
n/a
3,743 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
7
2,014
# Students in K Grade:
5
9,571
# Students in 1st Grade:
1
9,291
# Students in 2nd Grade:
5
9,271
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2
9,194
# Students in 4th Grade:
4
9,219
# Students in 5th Grade:
5
8,902
# Students in 6th Grade:
4
8,892
# Students in 7th Grade:
4
6,689
# Students in 8th Grade:
3
6,828
# Students in 9th Grade:
5
170
# Students in 10th Grade:
3
112
# Students in 11th Grade:
6
97
# Students in 12th Grade:
2
100
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $32,393 is higher than the state median of $17,988. The school district revenue/student has grown by 115% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $33,821 is higher than the state median of $17,989. The school district spending/student has grown by 129% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ND)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$2 MM
$2,154 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sawyer 16  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 Sawyer 16  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 (16-17)
$32,393
$17,988
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sawyer 16  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student (16-17)
$33,821
$17,989
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sawyer 16  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in ND by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Sawyer 16 School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sawyer Elementary School
(Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
25 1st Ave Sw
Sawyer, ND 58781
(701) 624-5167
Grades: PK-6
| 33 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 56 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : ≥50% (Top 1% in ND)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ND Dept. of Education

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